Water sports enthusiasts found out that it's not all sweetness and light if you're near a pod of cute whales and one decides to breach.
The small, endangered, non-migratory population has been home cooking for tens of thousands of years.
The rare footage captures a local celebrity whale providing the propulsion their maneuvers.
Autopsies of the mostly calf and juvenile carcasses found the whales had experienced very poor nutrition.
Humpback whale populations across the world may actually be separate subspecies, a new genetic study reveals.
Five distinct humpback whale populations have been identified across the North Pacific Ocean in the most comprehensive genetic study of the mammals in this region yet
Humpback whales migrate for hundreds, even thousands, of kilometers along remarkably straight lines, but marine biologists are stumped as to how.