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One of the most intelligent and beautiful creatures. I always wanted on as a pet -- sadly they are a bit to large for the bathtub or backyard pool :(
Orca - Killer Whale
Killer whales are such beautiful animals. I love them.
Orca. Black bow by Bubblywums
Beautiful Black And White Photography Of Animals
Whale Shark feedin by OrigamiKid via Flickr
i cannot imagine anything more spectacular than kayaking and then finding yourself in the midst of orcas.
Wish the whales had done this when I went whale watching. May have to go again in a few years!
The pic of the day is of an orca. Read the nytimes article "Smart, Social, and Erratic in Captivity" www.nytimes.com/...
when I was a kid I used to wish I had been born as a dolphin so i could swim around all day
whales... All things were created for Him, by Him and through Him. And in Him all things hold together.
I'm loving the above the water shots // Antarctic Minke whale
The Humpback Whale, (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the largest rorqual species, adults range in length from 12-16 metres (39-52 ft) and weigh approximately 36,000 kilograms (79,000 Ib).
“Nothing is too wonderful to be true if it be consistent with the laws of nature.” ― Michael Faraday
What a Beauty!!!♥a "Killer Whale" sounds so "murder-ish" but it's a Pretty Sight to See♥
Orcas have a bad reputation when it comes to killing people this is not true it is the fact that they are raised in captivity and not in their natural habitats.