2.By opening up the streams to the bays they empty into, creating marshland where the former ponds were, we will have a defense
The panorama from the tiny 19-seater Beechcraft turboprop for the half-hour hop to Homer from Anchorage is magnificent.
Maybe, come to think of it, there are worse places to spend one's golden years. Peter Mandel is the author of the read-aloud
A few days ago, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released updated draft advice on fish consumption for childbearing aged women and young children.
One of the most dangerous yet confusing toxic pollutants is mercury in seafood. Mercury is very bad for developing fetuses and children, and seafood is very good for them. But mercury is in all seafood. Like I said: confusing.
It was awfully cold in Lovund, Norway, last weekend. So cold, in fact, that a school of herring that strayed too close to shore apparently froze in place.
In January of 2012, 20 tons of herring mysteriously washed onto a beach in northern Norway, baffling scientists as to their
The Herring War, a battle over Atlanto-Scandian Herring quotas, may be the first major international conflict directly attributed to anthropogenic global warming.
For some in the Jewish world, the Kiddush has become an elaborate feast at which sumptuous food and fine wines and liquors are offered to those, both members and guests, who come to pray. This new phenomenon is healthy in some ways and deeply unsettling in others.
If you happen to be in the market for a new car, and that car happens to be from a European carmaker, you can get a free trip. Seriously. What's the catch? Ahem, none.
Small fish such as sardines and anchovies don't get much love. But these little fish provide essential food for all the marine life that we like to catch, eat or watch.
When the Exxon Valdez ran aground in Alaska's Prince William Sound, it unleashed a regional catastrophe whose effects continue to play out these two decades later. One such apparent effect was the subsequent collapse of the region's herring.
TLC knows there's more reality entertainment to be mined out of both fishing and Alaska, so they combined the two in their
'G'BYE BEACH' Dr. James points out a few less-obvious public health consequences that might be more difficult to mitigate
Can you imagine if humans used flatulence as a form of communication? Yikes. We don't want to picture it, either. Researchers