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Sperm Whale

Sperm Whale

There are only about 6,000 humpback whales left in the oceans. (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post4574854&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

There are only about humpback whales left in the oceans. In the early whaling was very popular & over whales were killed. Commercial whaling has been banned since the late & currently whaling has been minimized significantly.

Male and female humpback whales engage in courtship. - The Honeymooners - by Tony Wu

Limited edition print of photograph by Tony Wu of humpback whales engaged in courtship. Megaptera novaeangliae, Kingdom of Tonga

is a Shark a mammal or fish? That is the question that is perhaps most commonly asked when talking about sharks. Since sharks give birth to pups, and a few species lay eggs, the common consensus is that sharks are mammals.  Across the board, though, 70% of all sharks give birth, while the remaining 30% lay eggs. Sharks are actually fish, which is sure to be a surprise to many.

Types of Sharks: a Mammal or Fish? About Facts and Other Interesting Questions

Whale – Amazing Pictures - Amazing Travel Pictures with Maps for All Around the World

A man and his friend, a young sperm whale named Scar, swim together off the west coast of Dominica.by Peter G Allinson Andrew

Andrew and his friend, a young sperm whale named Scar, swim together off the west coast of Dominica. The two of them became "friends" after Andrew saved Scar's life. (photo by Peter G Allinson)

Sacred whale ♥ - Focus On the Positive: The Marine & Oceanic Sustainability Foundation www.mosfoundation.org

Blue whale: Largest animal to ever live on Earth! The only animal louder than a Blue Whale is the Howler Monkey!

Dominica. Sperm whale social group (split image), via Flickr.  http://www.lonelyplanet.com/dominica

Sperm Whales, Dominica A social group of sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) at the surface. Sperm whales regularly come together to bond socially and to rub dead skin off of one another.

Sperm Whale.  Awesome creature.  Awesome truly.

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Best Underwater Photographer - Underwater photography requires special equipment and the knowledge of unique techniques about correct exposure, accurate foc.

ISLA SAN BENEDICTO, LE BAL DES RAIES GEANTES  |  Avez-vous déjà rêvé d’ailleurs inaccessibles? D’îles mystérieuses où, sous le miroir magique des eaux, planent des géantes affables ? Ce pays des merveilles existe : cap sur l’archipel de Revillagigedo (Socorro), à un bon 200 milles au large des côtes mexicaines.

ISLA SAN BENEDICTO, LE BAL DES RAIES GEANTES | Avez-vous déjà rêvé d’ailleurs inaccessibles? D’îles mystérieuses où, sous le miroir magique des eaux, planent des géantes affables ? Ce pays des merveilles existe : cap sur l’archipel de Revillagigedo (Socorro), à un bon 200 milles au large des côtes mexicaines.

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