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Day 15, 16, and 17 February 6th, 7th, and 8th

Days 15, 16, and 17

February 6th, 7th, and 8th

3 Days at Sea

We left South Georgia and are sailing toward Antarctica.  The seas weren’t calm and the waves were crashing against the ship.  821 more words

Chinook salmon are shrinking - but why?

King salmon, the big fish that are famous in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest, are shrinking — not only in numbers, but in size as well. 110 more words


Author releases "Wet Goddess" outtakes

PUNTA GORDA, FLORIDA – In a daring literary experiment, Malcolm J. Brenner, author of the human-dolphin love story Wet Goddess: Recollections of a Dolphin Lover, 186 more words


Proof of Life

By Teri Williams

Orcas Island offers many surprises in the season of Winter. And yes, by the end of January you begin to wonder if Spring will ever get here. 183 more words

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ICELAND | Befriending Killer Whales

In 1993, a killer whale played the lead role in the film “Free Willy”, a story about a young boy’s unlikely friendship with a killer whale and his endeavours to set it free from captivity. 2,198 more words


Having a Voice Matters

We all have a voice, we all have an opinion, and it is in our hands to change something if we do not like it. Martin Luther King Jr. 270 more words

Animal "rights" groups whine about Orcas being taught to speak human words

A 16 year old female Orca in France named Wikie that is located at Marineland Aquarium in Antibes, France has been taught to learn English words as part of an experiment to find out whether killer whales could learn new vocalizations while copying others. 223 more words

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