the world wildlife fund estimates that each year 4.4 million sharks are unintentionally caught as bycatch from unregulated commercial tuna fisheries using long lines and drift nets. a shark caught in a net will suffocate to death. shark numbers have declined by as much as 80 per cent worldwide, with a third of all species now threatened by extinction (pew charitable trusts). photos by (click pic) fiona ayerst, adam baugh, terrymaas and brian skerry
A Pikachu Cafe will be opened in Tokyo this coming weekend. This is a sample of the kind of stuff they’ll be serving. From top to bottom: Pikachu burger, Pikachu curry rice, Pikachu parfait with mango pudding, and Pikachu curry bun.