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Baby killer whale dies in New Zealand after efforts to reunite him with his mother failed

A baby killer whale or orca belonging to the dolphin family found stranded in New Zealand has died, after a huge effort to reunite him with his mother failed. Toa washed ashore near the capital Wellington 10 days ago, prompting a desperate search to find his family in nearby waters. Believed to be two to six […]

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Whaling Industry: Japan, Norway and Iceland compete to lead $31 million market

Thousands of whales are murdered each year for their blubber, meat and ambergris even though commercial whaling is banned worldwide. Whaling is the process of hunting down whales. Thousands of whales are murdered each year for their blubber, meat and ambergris even though commercial whaling for profits is banned by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) […]

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Humpback whale gulps and spits out man lobstering off Cape Cod

A lobsterman just escaped being swallowed by a humpback whale. Michael Packard says he was diving when he ended up in the marine giant’s mouth for about 30-40 seconds off Provincetown, Massachusetts. The leviathan spat him out and Mr Packard was left with nothing more than a suspected dislocated knee. Despite his wife’s pleas to […]

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Woman photographs a whale from an airplane leaving social media users dumbstruck

A woman captured a whale while she was flying above it in a plane. Jasmine Childress posted the picture of the giant mammal leaving the internet mesmerized. “I saw a freaking whale from a plane and the photo is bad and I don’t care,” she wrote sharing the picture. The first image was that of […]

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Tiny cat sized deer evolved into whales 50 million years ago, study finds

Whales descended from a miniature deer-like creature that walked on four legs almost 50 million years ago. Hans Thewissen, professor at Northeast Ohio Medical University, found that creatures from dolphins to whales are descended from Indohyus, a small deer-like creature that lived-in modern-day India and Pakistan. Thewissen studied whale evolution for years and in his […]

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Woman finds whale vomit worth $250,000 used in making perfumes near her beach house

A woman in Thailand found whale vomit worth almost USD $250,000 while walking near her beach house. Siriporn Niamrin, 49, was taking a stroll along the beach after a rainstorm when she spotted a strange looking huge mass wash up on the coast of Nakhon Si Thammarat province in southern Thailand on February 23. Siriporn, […]

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WATCH: Caretaker pokes a Beluga Whale’s head to show how soft it is

An aquarium employee in China’s Shenzhen was seen poking the head of a whale to show how soft it is. The whale too seems to be enjoying the man’s gestures. The three-year-old Beluga whale has been named Dabai by the aquarium authority. The man claims that he shares a very good rapport with the cutesy […]