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by Randy Cassingham

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Atop the Food Chain
A dead whale off the coast of Adelaide, Australia, attracted sharks. It also attracted hundreds of sightseers, who went out in droves to watch the feeding frenzy of the great whites as they devoured the whale. They watched from close up: many got out of their boats and walked around on the whale as it was being eaten, some even petting the sharks. One man carried a young child. An angry South Australian Environment Minister Iain Evans vows action. “It is clear the state government will need to look at changing the law in order to protect people too stupid to protect themselves,” he says. (Reuters) ...Surely this is a problem for nature to solve herself.
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