sea shepherd

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Paul Watson or Cap’n Crunch, Who’s More Legit?

There’s been a fair bit of discussion lately about the legitimacy of the international fugitive sometimes referred to as “Captain” Paul

August 12, 2012
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Thursday, August 9, 2012

WANTED: Whale Wars’ Paul Watson

America’s most notorious and controversial ship captain is now an international fugitive. On Wednesday, INTERPOL formally issued a Red Notice for Paul

August 9, 2012
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Monday, August 6, 2012

Sea Shepherd’s New Ship – M/V Bart Simpson (almost)

A spiffy Razzle Dazzle paint scheme is not the only thing new over at Sea Shepherd, the controversial anti-whaling organization run by maritime fugitive Paul

August 6, 2012
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Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Captain Paul Watson Arrested in Germany, Faces Possible Extradition to Costa Rica on Attempted Murder Charges

Notorious Sea Shepherd captain Paul Watson was arrested Saturday in Germany and is likely facing extradition to Costa Rica where he could be charged with

May 15, 2012
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Saturday, February 18, 2012
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Japan’s Institute for Cetacean Research Battles Sea Shepherd in Court

ICR’s Injunction is Denied “It is a victory for Sea Shepherd, for environmentalists; It’s a victory for the whales.” -Charles Moure,

February 18, 2012
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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Whalers Caught In Protected World Heritage Area

With Christmas Island battling a spill of phosphate and fuel oil making national headlines some of the leading environmentalists are equally disturbed by

January 11, 2012
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Friday, December 30, 2011

Sea Shepherd Vessel Severely Damaged and in Distress

I admit that car racing, whether NASCAR or Formula 1 is a very technical and demanding sport, I mostly watched only to see the wrecks that occurred during a

December 30, 2011
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Saturday, December 24, 2011
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Smile for the Camera! The Japanese Whaling Fleet is Intercepted by Spy Drones on Christmas Day

The Sea Shepherd crew has intercepted the Japanese whaling fleet on Christmas Day, a thousand miles north of the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary. The Sea

December 24, 2011
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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Ever dreamed of owning a jetpack?

Have you ever dreamed of owning a JetPack? Maybe gCaptain’s editors have watched one too many James Bond movies but our answer is yes. Jetpack technology

August 24, 2011
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Thursday, May 12, 2011

When the hunters become the hunted: Sea Shepherd outruns Somali pirates

The notorious Sea Shepherd Conservation Society’s flagship, the Steve Irwin, ran the gauntlet of Somali pirates recently as the ship and crew transited

May 12, 2011
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Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Did Sea Shepherd harassment put Japanese whaling on hold?

According to a report in the Japan Real Time Report blog, Japanese Whale hunting in the Southern Ocean have been on hold since February 10 due to Sea Shepherds

February 16, 2011
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Friday, February 4, 2011

Whale Wars: The saga continues…

Here we go again… Reports are coming in from both sides about an incident that occurred earlier today in the Southern Ocean between – wait for it

February 4, 2011
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Saturday, January 1, 2011
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Sea Shepard Closes In On Whalers

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society’s fleet has found the illegal Japanese whaling vessels on the last day of the calendar year. In the vastness of the

January 1, 2011
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Friday, November 19, 2010

Maritime New Zealand passes out blame on Ady Gil incident

This video was an instant classic the second it hit the web and now, after months of deliberation by the powers that be, we officialy have someone to blame! 

November 19, 2010
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Friday, January 8, 2010

10 Lessons Learned From Sea Shepherd

gCaptain mariners have been critical of Captain Paul Watson and his crew of non-professional mariners, stars of the reality TV show Whale Wars. Most of the

January 8, 2010
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Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Sea Shepherd Unveils New Weapon to Fight Whale Hunters

WOW, this should be interesting… According to the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society website, the Japanese whale hunters hunters have acquired the

October 21, 2009
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Saturday, February 7, 2009

Sea Shepherd “Collides” with Whaling Vessel – Video

Here is a brief snippit of one of the articles on the “collision” of the M/S Steve Irwin and a Japanese whaling vessel: Japanese whalers and

February 7, 2009
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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

“A Most Dangerous Precedent” Has Been Set With MS Steve Irwin

Fellow blogger D. Peter Boucher of Nautical Log brings us a post regarding the controversial anti-whaling vessel MS Steve Irwin.  The Nautical Log gives these

January 20, 2009
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Friday, December 19, 2008

Forum Discussion: Animal Planet Whale Wars

The Forum now has nearly 900 active users who discuss wide variety issues that apply to the professional mariner. Some are deadly serious. Others

December 19, 2008
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Tuesday, November 11, 2008

An Ugly Reality – Whale Wars, Hunting The Whale Hunters

Love them or hate them, the crew of the Sea Shepard are now television stars. . You can find gCaptain’s Sea

November 11, 2008
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