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Beluga Whales Smile For the Camera In Northern Canada

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Feldman | Posted 08.19.2014 | Green

Planning your vacation for Labor Day weekend? These guys are way ahead of you. In Canada, beluga whales are already frolicking in the sun in their fav...

Toddler Learns A Lesson About Making Friends With Whales

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.01.2013 | Parents

This toddler just learned firsthand that beluga whales can be mischievous playmates. It seems the pair are developing a special bond; the little bo...

Why Can't The Georgia Aquarium Import Belugas?

Posted 08.11.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: The Obama administration threw cold water on the world's largest aquarium this week, rejecting its p...

Madonna & Monkey-Business: London's Russian Week Forges Ahead

Simon Hewitt | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Russian Week in London (May 31-June 5) was full of surprises. Bonhams had the top lot and Sotheby's the worst sale. Expect Halley's Comet to return be...

Petrossian Caviar's Restaurant Is Affordable, Excellent

Jay Weston | Posted 10.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

We marveled at the exquisite attention to detail and flavor of the various offerings as we ate our way through the menu.

The Eye of the Beluga

Judie Fein | Posted 10.16.2011 | Travel
Judie Fein

Three words made me want to go to Churchill in the summer: snorkeling with belugas. Three words made me terrified of going to Churchill in the summer: frigid Arctic waters.

WATCH: Beluga Whale Loves Mariachi

Posted 10.03.2011 | Comedy

Connecticut-area mariachi band "Mariachi Connecticut" were recently playing a wedding at the Mystic Aquarium when they walked by the facility's Beluga...

Nude Swimmer Is The Whale Whisperer

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Call her Natalia. Her story is like Ishmael's in "Moby Dick," but with more nudity and fewer harpoons and peg legs. Natalia Avseenko, a Russian sc...

This Year's SXSW Conference Shows That Mobile Is the Future

Navarrow Wright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Navarrow Wright

The common denominator for all of the apps expected to shine at this year's SXSW is that almost all of their activity will take place on a mobile device.

Facebook Buys Twitter-Like Messaging Service

Inside Facebook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook added yet another small group of talented developers and product managers to its stable today with the acquisition of Beluga. With Facebook'...

The Future of Seafood? Farming Siberian Sturgeon For More Than Just Caviar

Liza de Guia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Liza de Guia

Meet Jim Michaels, of Mote Marine Laboratory's Siberian Sturgeon Program. Jim has been working for over a decade on an eco-friendly and sustainable solution for growing farm-raised sturgeon.

Curious about 'The Whale?' Read the Book

Peter Christian Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Christian Hall

Philip Hoare pays eloquent tribute to the beauty, power, and history of the sea's mightiest creatures. Can readers who have discovered the elegance and mystery of whales ever again enjoy a seaquarium?

Bush Admin Classifies Beluga Whale As Endangered Despite Palin's Objections

New York Times | William Yardley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The federal government on Friday placed beluga whales that live in Cook Inlet in Alaska on the endangered species list, rejecting efforts by Gov. Sara...