Dozens of fossilized whales, seals and other marine animals have been discovered piled up in an ancient tidal flat in northern Chile.
Male elephant seals recognize the unique calls of their rivals, helping them know when to fight or flee, new research suggests.
The same swine flu virus that caused a worldwide pandemic in 2009 is found in elephant seals. Continue reading →
In the Brazilian beach city of Balneario Camboriu in the southern state of Santa Catarina, residents and tourists were surprised to see an elephant seal on a busy street. The nearly 10-foot mammal stopped traffic for more than hour as ... ->
Spotting seals from the air requires facial recognition software.
Polar bears may be at a disadvantage when competing with their close relative, the brown bear.