Whales

9.11.19

Someone Just Moved a Billion Dollars in Bitcoin and No One Knows Why

This is one of the largest bitcoin transactions ever.

2.26.19

There's a Dead Humpback Whale in the Amazon Jungle and Nobody Knows Why

The calf is estimated to have been one year old, and was found Friday on Marajó Island.

1.9.18

What Eating Shark and Whale in Iceland Taught Me About Ethics

Can eating shark and whale meat between scenic geysers and volcanoes bring us back to a pure, earthly paradise and simpler time?

7.18.17

I Dragged My Parents to a Penis Museum, and It Bored Them to Tears

Mom abandoned the tour and started knitting.

3.18.16

Free Shamu | GIF Six-Pack

Seaworld announces an end to orca breeding, which is good news for whales—and GIF artists.

2.18.16

The 73-Year-Old Adventurer Sailing a 60ft Steel Whale Across the Atlantic Ocean

Tom McClean left the SAS to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean, a feat he's achieved five times. Now, at 73, he's ready to do it again – in a giant steel sperm whale.

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9.9.15

A Man Found a Chunk of Whale Vomit Worth $10,000

The vomit contained ambergris, a substance produced inside whales' stomachs, which can be used to create the musky smell in perfume.

7.9.15

Humpback Whales Record an Ambient Album

Seriously, 14 composers teamed up with a couple humpbacks to create an amphibious album of atmospheric music.

4.29.15

So This Is Why GTA 5 Was Made For PC

Humpback whale in traffic.

3.3.15

Scientists Are Making Music with Slime Mold and Whale Songs

Experimental biomusic takes center stage at the Peninsula Arts Contemporary Music Festival in Plymouth, UK.

1.24.15

A Whale Blasted an Ungodly Amount of Ass Ham All Over Some Divers

The whale flipped onto its side and started spinning in circles while engulfing the divers in shit, creating what one of the divers called a "poonado."

11.8.14

Dozens of Pilot Whales Die Off the Coast of New Zealand

And more bad news from around the world.

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