'We’d like to find out how the marine ecosystem of the Antarctic Ocean is actually shifting,' says Japanese representative
Scientists counted 305 bodies and 32 skeletons
Omura's whales are 12 metres long and have previously never been seen alive
The sperm whale's stomach contained plastic bags and fishing nets
Conservationists warn the captive selection process will begin again tomorrow
The incredible image was captured from the tiny island of Lovund in central Norway after temperatures suddenly dipped, freezing the water and trapping the fish
The Icelandic beer has been launched in association with a whaling company to mark a festival to the Norse god Thor
Experts said that while other species have been found to have conjoined twins, the find is ‘without any precedent’ among gray whales
Campaigners urge UK firm to halt imports from Icelandic fishing giant with links to whalers
(Clockwise from top left) 1. Straw hat, £6, matalan.co.uk
It was the size of a bus, and sea-loving Bishan Rajapakse came off worst
Necklaces made from whale ivory and fish hooks of ivory, pearl and turtle shell were part of a lavish system of gifts between Fiji’s chiefs and their first British governor in the nineteenth century.
Chocó department, on Colombia’s Pacific coast, is one of the wettest places on Earth. It rains all the time. The small group that I was with was visiting a community tourism project, Mano Cambiada, based in the town of Nuquí. The warning that, on the boat journey to Mano Cambiada’s lodge, we might get wet was an understatement. A little short of two hours in, in our small boat on the open sea, we were drenched to the skin.
Acoustic analysis of the sounds made by a beluga whale revealed remarkable similarities to human speech patterns, indicating that the whale was trying to “reach out” to his human captors
Why go in 2013? A last chance to beat the crowds
A deep-blue eyeball the size of a grapefruit washed up on a Florida beach has left wildlife experts puzzled.