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The Politics of Shark Protection

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December 9, 2011
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With recent events such as oil spills, failing fisheries, bitter debates over climate change, and a controversial new ocean policy, science is increasingly in the public spotlight, yet technical subject matter can be tricky for scientists to convey to journalists, policymakers, or even the general public.


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