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Amazing video: Did the Dory whale call really work?

David Anderson | Posted 08.15.2016 | Weird News
David Anderson

Are whales as curious about us as we are of them? Does the Dory whale call really work? See video. I have led whale watching trips for over 20 year...

A Breakthrough Agreement on Sonar Safeguards for Whales and Our Oceans

Joel Reynolds | Posted 09.17.2015 | Green
Joel Reynolds

Since 1994, the NRDC has prosecuted a series of federal lawsuits to persuade the Navy to adopt -- and its federal regulator the National Marine Fisheries Service to require -- common sense safeguards for the protection of whales and other marine life from unnecessary harm.

BBC Presenter Can't Keep Calm And Carry On After Team Spots Blue Whale

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.31.2015 | Good News

When you see something as incredible as a blue whale on the job, it's completely acceptable to freak the bleep out. And that's exactly what this dude ...

Blue Whale Interrupts TV Presenter At Exactly The Right Moment

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 08.19.2015 | Weird News

This whale might want to consider a job as a stand-up comedian. Its comic timing is simply spot-on. Zoologist Mark Carwardine had been filming a segme...

Why the "Art of Cool" Is the Best Festival in 2014 You Might Sleep On, Until Now - Part 1: The Lineup

Wyatt Closs | Posted 05.20.2014 | Entertainment
Wyatt Closs

In late April, its going down. That is, an eclectic mix of Jazz, Neo-Soul, jazzy Hip-Hop and Retro Funk for two days. Purely that. Straight, no chase...

Can Whale 'Wax' Help Save Endangered Mammals?

natureheader | Olive Heffernan | Posted 09.17.2013 | Science

Wax inside a whale’s ear stores all sorts of useful information on the animal’s exposure to pollutants and stress levels throughout life, research...

PHOTOS: Blue Whale Encounters in the Sea of Cortez

Sandra Larriva | Posted 05.23.2013 | Green
Sandra Larriva

At first, your eyes wander near and far in an attempt to take in the enormity of the creature. Then, a voice in your head screams, having realized that you're in the presence of the largest animal that's ever lived.

LISTEN: Frank Ocean Drops New Song

Posted 09.25.2012 | Entertainment

Frank Ocean stunned a crowd in New York City on Monday night, crooning his way through a one-hour set at The Fader and Vitamin Water's final #Uncapped...

PHOTOS: Biggest, Fastest, Deadliest: World's Most Extreme Animals

Posted 03.04.2012 | Science

Among animals, the blue whale is the biggest and the cheetah is the fastest runner— most of us have known this since grade school. But many of the e...

WATCH: Kayaker Swims With Blue Whale

Posted 12.24.2011 | Los Angeles

This isn't your typical leisurely sea-kayaking excursion. Rick Coleman, a kayaker paddling off the Southern California coast, had quite the adventu...

"Animal" Bars

Girl at a Bar | Posted 11.06.2011 | Los Angeles
Girl at a Bar

There are quite a few bars with animals in their name in this city. The rest of the animal kingdom should not be drinking alcohol. We humans get to do it for them! Here are some of my favorite lairs.