But the killer whales causing mayhem off Europe’s Iberian Peninsula might actually just be bored teenagers — at least, that’s the leading theory among a group of more than a dozen orca ...
A surprising chain of events is behind the encounters, the scientists believe. This particular population of Iberian killer whales is critically endangered, in part, because its primary prey were ...
For the past several years, killer whales have been ramming boats around the world, capsising several as others suffered damage. Scientists might finally have an explanation for the whales ...
Scientists have uncovered how humpback whales ... They discovered bowhead whales singing 184 different songs over three years, and learned how bottlenose dolphins use signature whistles to shore ...
Conservation scientists are studying the health of Antarctic whales using a custom-made crossbow. The researchers use the device to take remote biopsies from wild humpback whales in order to study ...
Boaters and maritime authorities are advised to stay vigilant and report any encounters with orcas to help scientists track and study this unusual behavior. "It's crucial for us to gather as much ...
Five whales have died, scientists say, including one of the new calves, and four other calves are missing and presumed dead. Whale researchers and advocates say the whales are sliding into ...
Since May 2020 researchers have documented nearly 700 incidents of killer whales ramming into boats near the Iberian Peninsula. The behaviour has perplexed sailors and scientists, with many ...
Trump has called global warming a “hoax,” and during his first year in office, his political appointees barred three EPA scientists from speaking about climate change at a conference in Rhode ...
We’re aboard a 200-passenger tourist ship, with a team of wildlife scientists, on our way to the Antarctic Peninsula. Victoria Gill Researchers follow the whales and take tissue samples to study ...
A team of scientists on the front lines of climate change is helping nature heal itself. But as wars rage around them, it's making their efforts to feed an increasingly hungry globe that much harder.