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 in Dana Point, California. I'm not sure if stampede is actually the proper terminology, but what else are you gonna call a whole bunch of dolphins going apeshit together? SPOILER: Getting your whale-watching tour money's worth.
Hit the jump for the video, which includes some BONUS underwater footage and constantly talking tour guide and tourists.
Thanks to Marauder, who would have lassoed one of those suckers and ridden it straight to Atlantis. WHOA -- that's a long ride.
Because how useful is is a map that doesn't include some explorable underwater reefs (still pretty useful truthfully), Google has begun adding underwater shots to Google Maps, starting with the Great Barrier Reef (links to actual map). I clicked around for awhile hoping to spo... / Continue →
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 zipp... / Continue →
A New Zealand woman has had a custom mermaid tail prosthetic made for her by Weta Workshop (special effects studio responsible for Lord Of The Rings, etc.). Nadya Vessey lost both of her legs below the knee as the result of a medical condition when she was young.
Ms Vessey ... / Continue →