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Spotlight on Inouk | Whale Wednesday 

I went back through all the whale blogs that I’ve posted on this blog, and I can’t believe how far I’ve come since September when I brought this blog back to life. 367 more words


Kings of the Ocean

My admiration for the killer whale began on 16 June 1986, when I was eleven years old. I remember the date as it was a decade after what is known as the Soweto uprising or 16 June. 1,503 more words

HMS Hampshire Initial ROV Images

The Teledyne RESON Seabat T50P Multibeam Echosounder data is the first ever targeted geophysical image of the HMS Hampshire. This image shows the upturned hull of the vessel and the surrounding seabed. 537 more words

Marine Archaeology

Orca Driftwood Sign from Jaws

The infamous shark fishing vessel Orca Driftwood Sign from Jaws‘ found washed-in by the Mediterranean sea!
A little geeky gift for the die hard Jaws fans :)


USDA Gets Sued in Latest Effort to Free Lolita the Lonely Orca

May 24, 2016

Animal advocacy organizations are back in court in the latest effort to free Lolita, the lone orca at the Miami Seaquarium. 657 more words

Killer Whale Captivity

SeaWorld criticizes Express-News investigation as ‘biased’

May 23, 2016

An Express-News investigation of infection deaths at SeaWorld parks was “unfairly critical” and presented an “incomplete set of facts” in a “biased way,” the company said… 507 more words

Killer Whale Captivity

What's Killing the Orcas at SeaWorld?

Nyar, a killer whale born in 1993 at SeaWorld Orlando, was rejected and bullied so badly by her mother that she had to be separated in her own pool — and her condition went downhill from there. 400 more words

Killer Whale Captivity