Blue Whale News
Iceland company to resume commercial hunting of fin whales
A whaling company in Iceland says it is preparing its fleet to bring commercial hunting of fin whales back to the Nordic island nation after a two-year freeze
Fossil found in England belongs to giant sea creature that was among the largest animals ever
An ancient jawbone found in southwestern England belonged to a gigantic sea creature, almost as big as a blue whale , that thrived underwater while dinosaurs roamed the Earth, according to the authors of a new study. Fossil collector Paul de la Salle came across a large chunk of bone on the beach
What to see and what to skip in the Azores
Looking for a unique island experience? Consider the Azores, an archipelago of nine volcanic islands in the North Atlantic, a little less than a thousand miles off Portugal’s coast. They’re not a tropical destination but are wonderfully remote, with vistas that are sweeping, dramatic and unspoiled.
Blue whale skeleton installed at London's Natural History Museum
Time-lapse video shows the installation of an 82-foot-long blue whale skeleton and its suspension from the ceiling in the main entrance hall at the Natural History Museum in London.
Killer whales charge toward blue whale off California coast
A pod of killer whales appears to charge at blue whale off the coast of Monterey, California, in a rare encounter captured by a drone camera on May 18.
Search Underway for Whale Entangled in Fishing Line
The entangled whale raced into ocean waters off the coast of California while still caught in hundreds of feet of fishing line.
Rescuers Attempt to Untangle Blue Whale From Fishing Line
Next tonight, a desperate whale watch off the southern California coast. Rescuers trying to untangle a 70-foot blue whale from hundreds of feet of fishing line have one big problem. That fishing line didn't stop the whale from speeding back into the ocean. ABC's Matt Gutman on the search in the
Attempted Whale Rescue Caught on Video
Crews raced to help a blue whale entangled in fishing gear off the coast of Dana Point, California, about 50 miles south of Los Angeles, on Monday.
Attempted Whale Rescue Entangled in Fishing Line Caught on Video
Crews raced to help a blue whale entangled in fishing gear off the coast of Dana Point, California, about 50 miles south of Los Angeles, on Monday. The blue whale, estimated to be between 70 and 80 feet long, was spotted about five miles off the coastline. Crews rush to help 70-to-80 foot long blue
Giant Blue Whale Trapped in Fishing Line Off California Coast
Officials combed the waters off the coast of Palos Verdes, California, today, in search of a blue whale entangled in fishing line. Whale watchers spotted the animal around 1 p.m. Friday, and officials from the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration responded to