The shark whisperer, Ocean Ramsey aims to change our fear of sharks

 

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You might know of Ocean Ramsey as not so long ago she went viral after shooting a video swimming with a great white shark and even grabbing hold of the shark. Perhaps nominative determinism didn’t give Ocean any choice in life. She was always going to grow up and be part of the ocean.

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Chinese Shark Fin Sales Cut in Half after Yao Ming plays central role in raising awareness

China had recently become the number 1 market for sales in shark fins due the increase in wealth and the cultural connotation with status in society. However the actual awareness amongst Chinese about what they were actually eating was very low. According to a survey carried out by WildAid, 85% said that after knowing the implications of eating shark fins, they no longer wished to participate in the trade.

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