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Shark Fin Soup To Blame

Sharks existed before dinosaurs. The marine monsters have experienced four mass extinctions, but it’s humans that may ensure they don’t see the fifth. Shark populations are in severe decline and the billion-dollar shark fin soup industry is partway to blame. Fishermen catch sharks, sever their fins, and release them back into the ocean to die. #PopNews


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