Whales and Whaling

Whaling and climate change led to 100 years of feast or famine for Antarctic penguins

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

New research reveals how penguins have dealt with more than a century of human impacts in Antarctica and why some species are winners or losers in this rapidly changing ecosystem.
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Dead Whale, 220 Pounds of Debris Inside, Is a ‘Grim Reminder' of Ocean Trash

2 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The sperm whale washed up on a Scottish beach with a stomach full of rope, netting and plastic. “What was unusual in this case was the sheer volume,” a local expert said.
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'Everyone's problem': Sperm whale found dead with 220 pounds of trash in its stomach

'Everyone's problem': Sperm whale found dead with 220 pounds of trash in its stomach

2 days ago   |   KCRA   |   2 articles

A young juvenile male was found dead with debris in its stomach ranging from tubing to plastic cups.
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Sperm whale had 220 pounds of trash inside it when it washed up on shore

3 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

A shocking 220 pounds of garbage were found inside a dead sperm whale that recently washed up onto a Scottish island's shore. Nets, ropes, plastic cups and bags were among the...
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Sperm whale found dead with 220 pounds of trash in its stomach

3 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

A young sperm whale that died after becoming stranded on a Scottish island last week had a ball of debris weighing roughly 100 kilograms in its stomach, according to an...
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Blue Whale Hearts May Beat Only Twice a Minute During a Dive

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Nature's most extreme animal has an equally extreme circulatory system, researchers found.
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Proud Brits flood Twitter with NARWHAL MEMES in tribute to London Bridge heroes

Proud Brits flood Twitter with NARWHAL MEMES in tribute to London Bridge heroes

4 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

As news filtered out that a man armed with the lengthy tusk of a narwhal was among the brave civilians who tackled the London Bridge attacker, proud Brits flooded social media...
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London Bridge hero grabbed 5ft NARWHAL TUSK off wall to confront terrorist

London Bridge hero grabbed 5ft NARWHAL TUSK off wall to confront terrorist

5 days ago   |   RT

As London reels from another terror attack the British public is paying tribute to the brave citizens who risked their lives to confront the crazed jihadi. Amazingly, one of...
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A network of cables at the bottom of the ocean is helping scientists detect earthquakes

A network of cables at the bottom of the ocean is helping scientists detect earthquakes

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

A network of deep-sea cables near Monterey Bay, California, is helping researchers detect seismic activity at the bottom of the ocean. Researchers used the cables to record a...
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Blue whale's heart rate amazingly low, claim scientists

7 days ago   |   NY Daily News

The bigger the beast, the smaller the beat. That's the upshot of what researchers discovered by monitoring the heart rate of a blue whale. Amazingly, they discovered Earth's...
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'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of...

'The president leaves us no choice but to act': Pelosi announces articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is making an announcement about the status of the House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Pelosi reveals plan to proceed with articles of impeachment against Trump

Pelosi reveals plan to proceed with articles of impeachment against Trump

Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the House will draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, a historic step that signals Democrats are increasingly likely... Read more ...

Shooting reported at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

Shooting reported at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

Security forces at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam responded Wednesday to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Read more ...

United CEO Oscar Munoz is stepping down and transitioning to chairman in...

United CEO Oscar Munoz is stepping down and transitioning to chairman in 2020, with president Scott Kirby taking his place

United Airlines announced on Thursday that CEO Oscar Munoz would leave the role in May 2020, and would transition to chairman of the board. Scott Kirby, United's current... Read more ...

Shooting reported at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

Shooting reported at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

Security forces at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam responded Wednesday to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi says House will move forward with articles of impeachment...

Nancy Pelosi says House will move forward with articles of impeachment against Trump

House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California said in a Thursday morning press conference that she is asking House Judiciary Chairman Rep. Jerry Nadler to draft articles of... Read more ...

Reports of a shooting at a Pearl Harbor shipyard spur a military response

Reports of a shooting at a Pearl Harbor shipyard spur a military response

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GM and LG Chem are forming a joint venture to build a $2.3 billion battery...

GM and LG Chem are forming a joint venture to build a $2.3 billion battery factory in Ohio

General Motors and LG Chem are forming a joint venture to invest $2.3 billion into a new battery factory that will be located in Ohio. The partnership will be a 50-50... Read more ...

Three dead after argument over cigarette smoke escalate

Three dead after argument over cigarette smoke escalate

Police in Watertown, Conn., say an argument on Dec. 3, 2019, over cigarette smoke escalated and a man shot and killed two teenage children of his girlfriend, then himself. Read more ...

49ers announcer suspended for Lamar Jackson 'dark skin' comment

49ers announcer suspended for Lamar Jackson 'dark skin' comment

The San Francisco 49ers have suspended radio analyst Tim Ryan for one game for saying Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson was adept at carrying out fakes because of his "dark... Read more ...