Killer Whales News
Orcas cruise alongside jet ski in New Zealand
Jet skiers capture the incredible moment that a group of killer whales surround them.
SeaWorld Ends Orca Shows in 2016
March 17, 2016: SeaWorld announces the end of its signature shows starring killer whales.
Tilikum, the SeaWorld Killer Whale Featured in 'Blackfish,' Has Died
Tikilum, one of SeaWorld's best-known orcas featured in the documentary "Blackfish," has died, the theme park announced today. The killer whale passed away early this morning "surrounded by the trainers, care staff and veterinarians that provided him around-the-clock world-class care," SeaWorld
50 Best Albums of 2016
We have come to the end of another year. In 2016, we lost an unreasonable number of legendary performers and it has been a rather trying year otherwise, but I’m going to go out on a limb and say that this has been the best year musically since 1999. You wouldn’t know that by turning on the radio as
35,000-Pound Humpback Whale Nearly Swallows Diver in Norwegian Sea, Video Shows
Stunning underwater footage recently caught the moment a 35,000-pound humpback whale nearly swallowed a diver in the Norwegian Sea. Patrick Dykstra, owner of Picture Adventure Expeditions, told ABC News today that the "close encounter" happened this past Monday, when he was leading photographers on
Diver Has Close Encounter With Humpback Whale
Patrick Dykstra was in the Barents Sea when the whale came within touching distance.
24 Countries, EU Agree to Create World's Largest Marine Sanctuary Off Antarctica
An international coalition of countries agreed on Friday to create the world's largest marine sanctuary, setting aside nearly 600,000 square miles of ocean near Antarctica for conservation and scientific study. The agreement includes 24 countries as well as the European Union and divides the
Seal Training at the Smithsonian National Zoo
ABC News' Freda Kashi gets up close and personal with Gunther the seal for a training session.
Strait Talk: Matt and LZ Preview the Vice Presidential Debate
ABC News' Matthew Dowd and LZ Granderson talk sports and politics before the vice presidential debate.