Two Virginia Beach fishermen rescued an endangered northern right whale that had become entangled in commercial fishing gear. Captain Pat Foster and Adrian Colaprete were 50 miles offshore of Virginia Beach when they spotted a whale swimming irregularly in the distance. When they got closer, they discovered the whale was in serious danger. Colaprete dived [...]
A father and his daughter go whale watching in a canoe off the coast of Fraser Island in Queensland, Australia, and have a whale of a time. Coupled with a few moments of sheer terror and panic for the daughter.
A group of kayakers has an extremely close encounter with humpback whales in Grotfjord, Norway.
A very close encounter with a humpback whale at Port San Luis, Avila Beach, California. You can tell by the screaming.
A humpback whale was caught on camera breaching off the coast of Tofino in BC, Canada, jumping no more than 10 feet away from a fishing boat.
An exhaling whale blows a spray of water that turns into a rainbow.
A humpback whale has taken an Australian couple on a wild boat ride after it got their yacht’s anchor rope in its mouth and dragged them 1.8 miles (3km) out to sea. Glenn Wilson and Nerida Higgins were anchored off Fraser Island, near Queensland, when the whale took them on a terrifying trip that lasted [...]
A rare white humpback whale calf has been seen near Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Believed to be just a few weeks old, the baby humpback was spotted at Cid Harbour in the famous reef’s Whitsunday Islands area by local man Wayne Fewings who described the sighting as a ‘once in a lifetime experience’.
Luna, a wild killer whale who lost his family, impersonates a boat’s motor. Is he trying to communicate with humans by imitating the outboard engine? What a smart orca boy!
A mariachi band recently serenaded a beluga whale in Stonington, Connecticut. The ‘Mariachi Connecticut’ band were playing a wedding at the Mystic Aquarium when they saw Juno, the 1,320lb beluga whale, who joined them in for a fiesta, dancing to their serenade.