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MIT: Mapping whale calls reveal feeding in species-specific hotspots

Using acoustic data collected just north of Georges Bank in the fall of 2006, researchers from MIT, Northeastern University, The Institute of Marine Research in Norway, and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration have found that as multiple species of whales feast on herring, they tend to stick with their own kind.  

GoPro: The Search for the Blue Whale – A Prelude to ‘Racing Extinction’

An in-depth short documentary and behind the scenes of the Blue Whale opening sequence from the feature film ‘Racing Extinction’. Louie Psihoyos and the Oceanic Preservation Society, the same team who brought you the Academy Award winning film ‘The Cove’, bring professional freedivers and GoPro Original Productions together to film something truly unique and never …

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