Whale

  • Beaked whale, world's rarest, spotted in Pacific Ocean 06-11-2012 10:19 AM

    Wellington: The world's rarest whale species - the spade-toothed beaked whale has been spotted for the first time by scientists of New Zealand in the Pacific Ocean. "This is the first time a spade-toothed beaked whale has been seen as a complete specimen, and we were lucky enough to find...
  • Whale sperm, orgasmic feet top bad science list 29-12-2011 12:28 PM

    London: From whale sperm to colon cleansers to the shape of a woman's foot when she has an orgasm, celebrities did not disappoint during 2011 with their penchant for peddling suspect science in the world's media. In its annual list of what it considers the year's worst abuses against science,...
  • Snapshot: Killing of Pilot whales for sport 24-11-2011 07:45 PM

    New Delhi: Inhabitants of Faroe Islands catch and slaughter pilot whales (Globicephala melaena) during the traditional 'Grindadrap' (whale hunting in Faroese) near the capital Torshavn, November 22, 2011. Residents of the Faroe Islands, an autonomous province of Denmark, slaughter and eat pilot whales every year. The Faroese are descendents of...
  • When whale crashes into a boat in S Africa 22-07-2010 12:11 PM

    Whales are making news in South Africa after a sailing couple met with a freak accident. ...
  • Japanese ship attacks conservationist in Antarctica 07-01-2010 10:45 AM

    A brazen clash occurred at sea between the two groups. ...
  • 63 Pilot whales stranded on NZ beach 28-12-2009 03:10 PM

    The pilot whales came ashore north of Coromandel township. ...
  • Rajeev's Recco: The Squid and the Whale 03-05-2008 01:27 AM

    Melbourne: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting, dropped from the one-day team last month, was included in the 16-man Test squad for the three-Test tour of West Indies on Wednesday. Ponting, who retired from limited-overs cricket after being dropped, has been retained after a prolific recent series against India. The 37-year-old...
  • Whale shark caught by Mumbai fisherman dies 21-03-2008 01:41 AM

    Johannesburg: The present South African coaching unit led by former India coach Gary Kirsten is the best the South African national team has ever had, according to former captain and cricket administrator Dr Ali Bacher. Bacher told the Beeld newspaper that the 'Pyrites' current coaching trio of Gary Kirsten (coach),...
  • Whale destroys boat, 'says sorry' 10-01-2007 06:21 PM

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  • Humpback whales smarter than you think 28-11-2006 10:58 AM

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