The first Aquaman teaser poster has us wondering just how big Jason Momoa really is

We’re probably going to get the first trailer for director James Wan’s <i>Aquaman</i> movie later this week during Comic-Con, so to try and go fishing for a …

Offbeat News

Iceland gets away with killing dozens of huge, endangered whales. Here's why.

Icelandic whalers have spent much of July ripping back the skin of 65-foot long endangered fin whales in preparation to butcher their meat.<p>Earlier …

Marine Mammals

Hungry humpbacks surprise whale-watching group as they lunge toward boat

No need to point binoculars toward the horizon on this whale watching trip — the show came straight to the boat.<p>A group of tourists were out on Monterey Bay Friday with Princess Monterey Whale Watching when a pair of humpback whales lunged out of the water within arm's reach of the boat. As they …

Whale Watching

SeaWorld rescues harbor seal with neck stuck in gill net

The female seal was rescued from the La Jolla Children’s Pool on June 29. A gill net embedded into the animal’s neck was only centimeters from her …


Ruling over killer whale attack reflects Kavanaugh’s view of workplace regulations

When a killer whale drowned and dismembered a trainer at a SeaWorld park in Florida in 2010, federal labor officials fined the park $12,000 and …


Search on for entangled right whale off New Brunswick as humpback freed from rope

Crews were scanning waters in the Gulf of St. Lawrence on Monday in a bid to find an endangered North Atlantic right whale snarled in fishing line …

North Atlantic

Curious Belugas Greet Paddleboarder

5 hours ago<p>In Nova Scotia, these adorable and curious beluga whales decided to swim up and greet a paddle boarder that was paddling nearby.<p>It made …

Nova Scotia

Watch Rescuers Free A Frantic Humpback Whale Ensnared In A Shark Net

"They’ve got a fear of drowning, just like we have,” says expert.<p>A crew of humans braved the thrashing tail of a panicked humpback whale on Sunday and freed it from a shark net.<p>The 22-ton adolescent whale had traveled through a shark net near the Gold Coast off western Australia while on its …

Gold Coast

Southern Resident Orca Populations Are the Lowest in 30 Years, and Humans Are to Blame

It goes without saying that humans are singlehandedly driving the destruction of our planet and the extinction of species. Of course, poaching and …


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Incident Video: Australian Whale Watching Boat Loses Control at Dock

Check out this incident video showing an Australian whale watching boat apparently lose control as it was docking. We are told the incident took …

Whale Watching

Dramatic Rescue of Humpback Whale Trapped in Shark Nets – Bloomberg

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Humpback Whales

What Were Two Humpback Whales Doing with a Dead Gray Whale Calf?

Dense early-morning fog hovers above Monterey Bay, California, as wildlife photographer Jodi Frediani steps aboard the <i>Point Sur Clipper</i>, a sturdy …

Humpback Whales

Standup Paddling With Whales in New South Wales

A standup paddler recently had quite the animal encounter when paddling off Tathra Beach in New South Wales, Australia. Two massive whales swam up …


6 places to visit in San Diego when you’re not at SDCC

As millions of people converge on San Diego for Comic Con, the convention center isn’t the only place to visit. These six places offer a break from …



Have you used a plastic straw lately? Did you feel guilty? Celebrities and activists hope so! They want us all to #stopsucking.<p>Politicians took …

Royal Caribbean

Dan Weiss’s Morning Coffee

Maybe you’ll care about climate change when it wipes out the internet?On the other hand: it’s very good for archaeological discoveries.Important …


Boring Day (Acoustic Chill Version) by Wild Whales MusicGroup - Listen to music

Marine Mammals

@SunDevilWP Summer Competition Updates - Arizona State University

<b>TEMPE, Ariz. –</b> During summer 2018, several former, current, and future members of the Sun Devil women's water polo team are competing on the national …

Arizona State Sun Devils

Beluga whale harvested from Koojesse Inlet, Nunavut

Community members in Iqaluit enjoyed the spoils of a beluga whale harvest Friday night.<p>Around 7:30 p.m. on Friday, three beluga whales swam into …

Northern Canada

Summer Rooftop Concert Series

Spend your Thursdays partying and sipping cocktails on a roof with live local bands like indie rockers Cold Comfort and the Flavr Blue, dream-pop …


National Museum of Natural History

From <i>Moby Dick</i> to <i>Free Willy</i> to <i>Blackfish</i>, whales have long intrigued us. They are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have …


Escape: New ways to see an old classic

■ <b>With this week marking Nelson Mandela’s centenary, celebrate his life with a trip to South Africa. We pick six of the best ways to see the …

South Africa

New UAF study ranks Alaska marine mammals’ vulnerability to Arctic ship traffic

Bowhead whales rise to the surface while feeding. Among Alaska’s marine mammals, bowheads are the most vulnerable to increased shipping traffic in …

Global Warming

Sea Shepherd joins Queensland shark net debate

Australian environmental group Sea Shepherd has joined the calls for the Queensland government to rethink its shark net program.

Australian News

Incredible black-and-white photos capture the beauty of Mexico's underwater world

Scuba Diving

When faced with a killer whale should you fight or flee?

THAT the best form of defence is attack is an old maxim. In reality, it is frequently untrue; running away is a far better option. But it seems to be …

Killer Whales

Critically Endangered Blue Whale Butchered By Icelandic Fishermen, Claims Report From Conservationists

An Icelandic whaling company is being accused of killing a rare and endangered blue whale, the largest animal on the planet.<p>The Hvalur hf whaling …

Blue Whale

Watch breathtaking footage of whale playing with paddle-boarder on South Coast

An incredible encounter with curious whales has left a stand-up paddle boarder with an “unbelievable” experience.


Australian rescuers free whale from shark net

A dramatic rescue operation freed a humpback whale trapped in a shark net off Australia's Gold Coast.

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