whaling ship

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a ship engaged in whale fishing


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The anti-whaling group has claimed it has saved 750 whales from the harpoons of the Japanese whaling ship.
In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.
Australian environmental group, Sea Shepherd, sailed in between a Japanese whaling ship and an oil tanker to stop the fleet from refuelling.
And between 1947 and 1949 Arthur became a member of crew on the Sondra, a whaling ship, which towed whales back to South Georgia's Leith harbour in Antarctica.
An anti-whaling activist from New Zealand has pleaded guilty to trespassing on a Japanese whaling ship.
A CONSERVATION group's boat was sinking last night after its bow sheared off in a collision with a Japanese whaling ship in Antarctica.
When the whales are threatened by a whaling ship, Lars finds a small bay for them to hide--but when spring makes the ice melt, floating ice chunks trap the whales
The formal charge was filed by the Aomori District Public Prosecutors Office against Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki, who were arrested on June 20 for intercepting whale meat they said had been sent by crew members of Japan's research whaling ship.
TOKYO: A Japanese whaling ship last night handed over to an Australian customs vessel two anti-whaling activists who climbed aboard two days earlier, an official from Japan's Fisheries Agency said.
Anti-whaling activists threw rotten butter at a Japanese whaling ship yesterday in an attempt to sabotage their operations.
TOKYO - A Japanese whaling ship handed over to an Australian government ship two anti-whaling activists detained after they boarded the vessel operating Tuesday in the Antarctic Ocean, Japan's Fisheries Agency said Thursday.
TWO anti-whaling protestors, one a Briton, were held on a Japanese whaling ship after boarding it in a protest yesterday.
Analyzing whale oil from the whaling ship Charles W.
An 85-year-old vial of oil from a whaling ship has revealed that a mysterious group of organic chemicals resembling human-made compounds are naturally produced in the sea.
The schematic outline of Drawing Restraint 9, which was screened daily in the museum's theater, is instructive: The film takes place on a Japanese whaling ship that functions as a huge organism devoted to capturing and butchering another kind of organism, the whale.