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Fossilized whale skull shows sonar existed 32 million years ago

In a study published in <i>Nature</i> this week, researchers now say that a fossilized whale skull discovered outside Charleston, SC presents all the tell-tales signs related to echolocation in present-day toothed whales, dolphins, and porpoises. The skull is approximately 28 million years old, belonged to …

Japan's scientific whaling ended, but loophole remains

JAPAN'S SCIENTIFIC WHALING program has been ended by the International Court of Justice, but there are concerns the nation may devise other ways of …

The Ultimate Proof That Keeping Orca Whales In Captivity Is Monstrous

The oldest known orca whale was spotted this past weekend off the coast of British Columbia. Named "Granny," the grand matriarch is estimated to be …

It’s Surprisingly Difficult to Euthanize a Whale

In January of 2009, a right whale calf became stranded on a North Carolina beach. Because of the remote location and rough weather, it took three …

Hebridean expedition to study endangered killer whales

<b>An expedition aims to find out crucial information on Scotland's only population of killer whales.</b><p>The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust (HWDT) says the scheme is crucial in helping the endangered animals' survival.<p>Research will be carried out onboard a specialised research yacht by a team of …

Like a tree's rings, blue whale's earwax tells a story of its life

Scientists probing a giant plug of earwax pulled from a dead blue whale have discovered in its hardened layers a detailed biography of the wild animal's life, from birth to death, in 6-month chapters.<p>Their new technique, described in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, arms …

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