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“Crikey Jonah mate look at the state of you and by heck you stink of rotting fish! You’ve not been frequenting that house of ill repute again you dirty old rascal.” 1,085 more words


Environmentalists Call for 10-Year Moratorium on Arctic Shipping Increase to Protect Endangered Beluga Whales

http://wildlifenews.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/arctic-ice.jpg Environmentalists today called on the eight Arctic nations of the Arctic Council to enact a ten-year moratorium on any increase in Arctic shipping to protect endangered beluga whales from the threat of growing ship traffic in their habitat.  14 more words

Whales and dolphins got F'ed by Evolution

You know who’s gotta be pissed?   Whales and dolphins.   They breathe AIR yet have to live in the WATER.

Seals and walruses’ bodies are such that they can waddle up onto a surface for rest their fins, find food or poke horns with their noses at SeaWorld. 122 more words

Whale Eye

We’ve gone on several whale watching cruises. It’s been amazing to see those magnificent creatures up close. We’ve seen the California Gray Whales eating, breaching and playing. 102 more words


Review: Stay and the Snow Dragon

Stay and the Snow Dragon: An Antarctic Adventure
Written by Ben Maddison and Andrew Peacock
Illustrated by Andrew Peacock
Blurb Books
June 2014
60 pages… 276 more words

Book Review

Consider the Hippo

Evolution – pretty cool agreed? (just as a side note, if you don’t agree you’re probably on the wrong blog…) It’s bonkers to think that humans are related to chimpanzees, reptiles are related to birds, and even that whales & dolphins definitely AREN’T related to fish! 1,301 more words