July 18 (UPI) — A man vacationing with his family off Australia captured the moment a humpback whale breached and nearly landed on a small boat. Mark Collins said he was on vacation with his family near Exmouth, Western Australia, when
Whales are huge. Even the smallest of them, the pygmy right whale, can reach 20 feet, while the blue whale, the largest of the baleen whales, can stretch to about 105 feet, and some will get a bit larger. But
This huge whale carcass was spotted washed up on a British beach. Government specialists have reportedly been notified after the mammal – thought to be a baleen whale – was spotted at Hartland Quay on the North Devon Heritage Coast.
The first video ever of True’s beaked whales The first underwater images of True’s beaked whales show a cohesive group of three adult or subadult whales swimming together. The species is considered one of the most elusive in the ocean.