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Two Australian marine biologists are on an epic scientific expedition in Western Australia’s stunning Kimberley region to capture the birth of a Humpback Whale calf on camera for the very first time.

This Real-Life Whaling Disaster Inspired ‘Moby-Dick’ loading...
This Real-Life Whaling Disaster Inspired ‘Moby-Dick’
In 1820 a massive sperm whale rammed a Nantucket whaling ship, sending it to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean.
Watch Sharks and Whales Swarm a Massive Fish Run loading...
Watch Sharks and Whales Swarm a Massive Fish Run
South Africa’s epic KwaZulu-Natal sardine run brings millions of fish near the coast, which in turn attract scores of hungry animals.
Orca Killed by Satellite Tag Leads to Criticism of Science Practices loading...
Orca Killed by Satellite Tag Leads to Criticism of Science Practices
The death of a rare killer whale in the Pacific Northwest has been linked to a tagging effort, causing an outcry and re-evaluation by the science community.
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Why Humpback Whales Protect Other Animals From Killer Whales
It’s possible humpbacks are rescuing seals, sunfish, and other species by mistake, but there’s a chance they have altruistic motivations.
Mysterious New Whale Species Discovered in Alaska loading...
Mysterious New Whale Species Discovered in Alaska
Scientists say a dead whale on a desolate beach and a skeleton hanging in a high school gym are a new species. Yet experts have never seen one alive.
Whales Mourn Their Dead, Just Like Us loading...
Whales Mourn Their Dead, Just Like Us
Seven species of the marine mammals have been seen clinging to the dead body of a likely friend or relative, a new study says.
Stinky Sea Lions Inspire Wacky Deterrents—Like Fake Orcas loading...
Stinky Sea Lions Inspire Wacky Deterrents—Like Fake Orcas
The pungent pinnipeds are sparking frustration from California to Canada. When will we learn to live with this marine mammal?
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Rescuers Try to Save Giant Blue Whale Trapped in Fishing Gear
Whale watchers found an 80-foot cetacean in distress off the California coast. Saving it has proven tricky.

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