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Whales are diphyletic. Goodbye 'Cetacea'!

You might have suspected this all along
since the two orders of whales, Odontoceti and Mysticeti, are so different from one another. The present study indicates we will… 852 more words

Reptile Family Tree

Falling Asleep

​I am trapped between the waves that crush my very bones

Laying myself to sleep with pockets full of rocks and stones

Sirens wailing to the soft wind and serenade my torn soul… 125 more words

Pierce and Keely Brosnan: It's Time to Save the Whales, Again

We are passionate about efforts to protect our planet’s great whales and their ocean habitat. Although many people think we saved the whales in the 1970s, surprisingly, whales face more threats today than ever before. 610 more words

The answer.

Yesterday we were in Williamstown.

And on the peer we saw a famous  boat of Sea Shepherd’s. Impressive. Frankly saying, I’ve always loved this organisation. There is a lot of self dedication and romantism in every story they bring from a sea, and it is such a great task they are working on -saving marine wildlife (some of it) in the world’s oceans from a slaughter in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species. 224 more words

Les Escoumins : meeting Casper the whale

Départ ce mardi matin sur le golfe du Saint-Laurent, aux Escoumins. La rivière y mesure 26 km de large. A cette hauteur, les glaciers ont creusé des montagnes sous marines qui retiennent le krill contre leur paroi. 146 more words