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"Whaling" and "Spear Phishing" Email Scams - Internet for Beginners
And no, we're not talking about fish. Learn what "whaling" and "spear phishing" mean and how to protect yourself from scammers.
History of the 19th Century Whaling Industry - 19th Century History
The 19th century whaling industry was one of the most prominent businesses in America. Hundreds of ships setting out from ports, mostly in New England, ...
Whaling and the International Whaling Commission - Information on ...
Whaling ended in the U.S. for the most part by the early 1900s, so some are surprised to find out it still occurs in the world. Learn about whaling, the International ...
What Products Were Made from Whales in the 1800s?
Whaling in the 1800s is often remembered for tales of adventure, but men actually risked their lives throwing harpoons at huge animals because many useful ...
Japan Iceland Norway Commercial Whaling – How Can Japan ...
With an international moratorium on whaling in place, how can Japan, Iceland and Norway still hunt whales? What are the exceptions to the moratorium, and ...
FAKE NEWS: Japanese Whaling Crew Eaten Alive by Killer Whales
Jul 30, 2014 ... Satirical article from World News Daily Report claims that 16 crew members of a Japanese whaling ship were eaten alive by killer whales.
International Whaling Commission (IWC) - Definition of IWC
The IWC was established by the International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling, signed on 2 December 1946 in Washington DC, whose aim was to ...
The Whaling Controversy - Animals/Wildlife - About.com
The Whaling Controversy. In 1986, a moratorium on whale hunting was initiated by the International Whale Commission. Despite the widespread international ...
Was Moby Dick a Real Whale? - 19th Century History - About.com
By some accounts, Mocha Dick had killed more than 30 men, and had attacked and damaged three whaling ships and 14 whaleboats. There were also claims ...
Commercial Whaling in Iceland - Scandinavia Travel - About.com
Commercial whaling in Iceland remains an issue today. When it comes to whaling, Iceland can't let go of old traditions or modern economic ties. Whaling in  ...
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