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"You're simply the best!"

Some people suggest saving the best until last. I’m never sure exactly how I feel about that because what if time runs out before you get there and you’re never able to enjoy it? 1,534 more words

Whale carcass washed ashore near Corbière (Island of Jersey, UK)

March 25th, 2017. The remains of a 50-foot-long whale have washed up near Corbière Lighthouse.

Experts believe that the highly decomposed carcass could be that of a sperm whale, which are found around the world including in the mid-Atlantic. 111 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Sperm Whale Injured By Fishing Nets Trapped in Huizhou Harbor

A sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) received serious injuries to its tail while caught in a fishing net, which have left it only able to swim in circles, according to news portal chinanews.com (14/3/17). 201 more words

Marine Conservation

Whale washes up near Iredale (Oregon, USA)

March 7th, 2017. WARRENTON — A 36-foot sperm whale carcass washed ashore Monday morning near the Peter Iredale shipwreck in Fort Stevens State Park. 193 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Culann's Hound 21: Son of Lugh

Cúchulainn’s famous spear, the gáe bolg or “spear of mortal pain,” was made from the bone of a sea monster, Coinchenn, which perished in combat with another leviathan of the deep, Curruid. 928 more words