Having a Whale of a Time – Irish Times


Irish Times
Having a Whale of a Time
Irish Times
A basking shark breaching off Baltimore, Co. Cork, one of the spectacular basking shark aggregation which has appeared off the South West coast of Ireland, along with humpback whales accompanied by dozens of dolphins and scores of minke whales.

Whale and her calf put on a show – dailytelegraph.com.au


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Whale and her calf put on a show
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The “rare” sight of two humpback whales breaching simultaneously was captured by Blake Horton, owner of Manly Ocean Adventures, about 6.5km off Manly. A humpback whale off Manly. Picture: Blake Horton. “Double breaches are relatively rare, ” Mr …

Lucky Pacifica Surfers Have Close Encounter With Humpback Whales – CBS Local


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Lucky Pacifica Surfers Have Close Encounter With Humpback Whales
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PACIFICA (CBS SF) — A group of surfers had a once in a lifetime experience that was captured on video last weekend when they encountered whales feeding off the coast of Pacifica. Last Sunday, Skyler Thomas came to Linda Mar Beach for a swim.

Report: Norway Now Kills More Whales Than Japan and Iceland … – Foreign Policy (blog)


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Report: Norway Now Kills More Whales Than Japan and Iceland …
Foreign Policy (blog)
Norway now kills more whales each year than Japan and Iceland combined; those two countries are most often decried in anti-whaling activism. Norway is even promoting the purchase of whale products at home and abroad, according to a new report from …
How Norway quietly became a whaling powerhouseChristian Science Monitor

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How To Speak Whale Like Dory & Be Ready To Chat Up Any Beluga – Bustle


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How To Speak Whale Like Dory & Be Ready To Chat Up Any Beluga
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In Finding Nemo, the whale language spoken by Dory was just English with the words elongated to mimic whale sounds. Finding Dory adds two new characters who apparently speak whale as well: The beluga whale, Bailey (Ty Burrell), and the whale shark, …

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Norway Now Kills More Whales Than Japan And Iceland Combined – Mintpress News (blog)


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Norway Now Kills More Whales Than Japan And Iceland Combined
Mintpress News (blog)
While diplomatic pressure has been brought to bear on Iceland and international legal action has been taken against Japan for their whaling programs, the report underscores that Norway has largely been spared international attention and criticism.
Norway's whaling under new attackViews and News from Norway

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Sperm Whales Have an “Eve” – Hakai Magazine


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Sperm Whales Have an “Eve”
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All of the sperm whales in the world descended from just one female who lived tens of thousands of years ago. That surprising result comes from an examination of the mitochondrial DNA of more than 1,600 sperm whales from all over the world. Fittingly …

Kojima Productions announces Death Stranding starring Norman Reedus, dead whales – PC Gamer


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Kojima Productions announces Death Stranding starring Norman Reedus, dead whales
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Hideo Kojima made an appearance at the Sony E3 press conference to announce Kojima Productions' new game and his first since leaving Konami, Death Stranding. We don't have much beyond an eerie trailer in which Norman Reedus picks up a cyber …
Kojima presents Dead Stranding, starring Norman Reedus and whalesPC Invasion (blog)

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Caribbean Sperm Whales Have Unique Cultures – DivePhotoGuide.com


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Caribbean Sperm Whales Have Unique Cultures
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The fact that Dory could speak “whale” in Finding Nemo is scientifically unrealistic. Seriously—don't the folks at Disney know that there are different dialects of communication within each species? As it turns out, different groups of sperm whales in

New Report Details Norway’s Efforts to Promote Whaling – Animal Welfare Institute (press release)

New Report Details Norway's Efforts to Promote Whaling
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
Washington, DC—Norway is now the world's leading whaling nation, killing more whales in the past two years than Japan and Iceland combined. A new report released today calls on the international community to respond to Norway's systematic efforts to …

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