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“Whales & Dolphins”

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.
Aug 4, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Richard Farrell
Half-ton boulder with fossilized remains is hauled up to street level by elbow grease, ingenuity, and a ropes-and-pulleys system.
Aug 5, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new dolphin species has just been named, but it figures that we are already killing it--in many cases due to our fear of sharks. Continue reading →
Jul 23, 2014 05:55 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The feeding grounds of blue whales along the U.S. West Coast overlap dangerously with shipping lanes, placing the behemoths in danger of collisions with ships.
Jun 18, 2014 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Hunt is the first since the U.N.'s top court ordered Tokyo to stop killing the animals in the Antarctic.
Jun 12, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Discovery News
The sociable whales showed up in waters not frequented by the species in 18 years.
Jan 15, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Dolphins produce an eyebrow-raising amount of power, much more than Olympic athletes. Continue reading →
May 6, 2013 06:13 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A mysterious marine monster washed ashore in New Zealand last week -- and it's not the first time. DNA analysis provides some answers. Continue reading →
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