Caught up in a nightmare, January 29

29 Jan 2014

From one of nature’s wonders to an ignoble end in an inane soup or sex aid, sharks are arguably one of the most abused species on the planet.  In places such as Australia they face being culled when there is a spike in attacks on hapless surfers. In China, a factory described as the world’s largest shark abattoir is plying its trade with endangered whale sharks.