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Massive Bluefin Tuna Caught Off Nova Scotia

Marc Towers and Neil Cooke came to the coast of Nova Scotia with a goal: catch a bluefin tuna. Clocking in at an average of 6.5 feet long and over 500 lbs, these torpedo shaped fish are respected for their size, strength and endurance, making them some of the toughest...

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The most expensive tuna ever sold

And we have a new winner! As is usual, on the first auction for the new year at the Tsukiji fish market, a new record was set for the most expensive tuna sold. Selling for $736,000 (56.49 million Yen), the 593 pound (269 kilogram) bluefin tuna came out around $1,238...

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Of Sushi and Cat Food

Kitty's Delight I've heard people refer to sushi as "cat food" before and make fun of it in many other ways, but what many folks don't know is that Bluefin tuna, now suffering from incredible demand, was, until the 1970's, a 'sport' fish sold to companies for cat food...

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