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What Is This Skeleton?

Take a closer look. Compare the size of the humpback whale’s skeleton and the giraffe’s.

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Field Report from Chile

Chile’s Chiloé Island and its surrounding waters serve as a crucial feeding ground for blue whales of the southern hemisphere, a migratory route for several bird species, and are a key area for the critically endangered southeast population of southern right whales. 124 more words

Conservation

Whale-trailing pooch...

This is one rescue dog who takes his  unique job  very seriously.

Did killer whales really attack a crew of Japanese whale hunters?

JAPAN (PIX11) — It would be a little too serendipitous, however, various news sources fell for a hoax report of a pod of killer whalers attacking and eating Japanese whalers. 104 more words

News

Europe's Largest Whale Museum To Open In Reykjavik, Iceland

An interesting one. Bit of a juxtaposition between Iceland’s continuing, stubborn refusal to end their whale hunting practices, and the tourist Krona they get from whale watching tours. 246 more words

Conservation

Captain Ahab's Revenge: Brewing Beer From An Ancient Whale Bone

What happens when an amateur paleontologist with a love for beer teams up with a microbiologist? Bone beer, or beer made from yeast scraped from a 35-million-year-old whale fossil, to be precise. 678 more words

Archaeology

Tuesday // 2 x 2


01 Areaware whale box, from Xtra | 02 Jonathan Adler ceramic whale butter dish | 03 Seletti Fantastico Domestico whale basket, $195 from Lifestorey | 04 Aqua-paint metal whale wall organiser, from Mono Yono
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