This is Iceberg, an all-white killer whale recently spotted with the rest of his pod off the coast of Russia. How nobody harpooned him to mount and display in their trophy room is beyond me. Jk jk, I cried during Free Willy too. And speaking of freeing willy *going for zipper* "Don't do it, GW -- remember what happened last time." Haha, sometimes I forget I'm not always working from home. *staring down granny* THE SHOW'S OVER, WRINKLES.
Hit the jump for one more shot of Iceberg with his crew.
Thanks to Julie and Call Me Ishmael, who saw a guy on a whale watching cruise jump overboard and try to perform the kind of tricks you see at Sea World but got brutally mauled and eventually eaten instead.
Sorry folks, I was having a little laptop trouble this morning so I had to break it over my knee and go buy a new one. THERE WAS NO OTHER OPTION. In hindsight I kind of regret not backing it up first though. This is a video of a dolphin stampede captured by Dolphin Safaris i... / Continue →
This is a rarely seen Deepstaria enigmatica jellyfish spotted some 5,000-feet below the ocean's surface by an unmanned sub inspecting a deep-sea drill off the coast of the UK. You've just gotta watch it to appreciate how freaky it is. It looks kinda like...there's a leak in t... / Continue →
This is a picture of recently discovered Protoanguilla palau, an eel that evolved into its current form around 200 million years ago, at the beginning of the Jurassic period. No word if they remember seeing the elusive Ceratosaurus' mating ritual, but I'd pay good money if one... / Continue →