The Seattle Times


Thursday, March 27, 2014

Big threat to Japan whaling: Declining appetites

In this Feb. 2, 2014 photo provided by the Institute of Cetacean Research, Japanese whaling vessel Yuhsin Maru No. 3, left, and Sea Shepherd's the Bob Barker' collide in the remote, icy seas off Antarctica. Activists have tried to stop whaling "research," but the thing that may end it practice is waning demand for the meat.