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Sperm whales have a surprisingly deep—and useful—culture
Whalers and researchers alike have found that these mammals are excellent at learning from each other.
Finally, some good news about humpback whales
A population recovery came as a total surprise, even to the researchers studying the beasts.
How Do You Autopsy a Whale?
Determining cause of death with the help of blubber knives
Video: World’s Fastest Eco-Boat Sunk in Whaler Collision
The stealthy speedboat had its bow smashed during a confrontation in Antarctic waters
Whales Don’t Kill Fish, People Kill Fish
The cetaceans aren't to blame for declines in fish populations, according to new reports by conservation groups.
Study Suggests Eating Whales, Not Saving Them
A pro-whaling group discovers the green benefits of hunting whales—but do they miss they overarching point?