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“marine mammals”

Sep 8, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Once thought to be pointless and on the evolutionary fast track to disappearance, new research has given the whale pelvis bone a new lease on life.
Sep 5, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
California blue whales have just become the first whales to recover their population numbers after whaling, which nearly drove the marine mammals to extinction. Continue reading →
Aug 23, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A video shot during a fishing trip off of Ketchikan, Alaska, purportedly shows an orca flicking a sea lion some 20 feet in the air with its tail. Continue reading →
Aug 21, 2014 04:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Fisherman off Florida's Gulf Coast loses shark on his line to another fish with more immediate plans for the small blacktip.
Aug 18, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Having lost her own calf five years ago, mother take an orphan under her flipper.
Jun 5, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Two of the creatures have been outfitted with GPS trackers that let researchers, and the public, check in on their daily travels.
May 22, 2014 01:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Humpback whale populations across the world may actually be separate subspecies, a new genetic study reveals.
May 15, 2014 12:44 PM ET
Narwhals are considered to be "the unicorns of the sea" because of the long tusk on their heads! Did you know these tusks are actually teeth? Laci is here to tell you everything you need to know.
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