Entries in killer whales (5)

Wednesday
Oct212015

Seeing Double: How Many Orcas Are There?

It is seen as one of the most fearsome marine predators on the planet, and recent incidents at SeaWorld, as well as the 2013 documentary Blackfish, have thrust it into the limelight, but just how much do we know about the killer whale?

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Tuesday
Aug132013

Big vs. small animals – does big mean powerful?

Sometimes, reading about the animal kingdom is like having the superhero talk.

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Monday
Aug052013

Behind the curtain of SeaWorld – documentary ‘Blackfish’ has premiered in the UK

When ‘Free Willy’ - the story about a captive orca and his journey to freedom came out in 1993, it was the first time a worldwide audience at once fell in love this majestically creature of the ocean.

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Wednesday
Feb152012

Amazing Animal Behaviour: Hunting Tactics

With Valentine’s over and done with for another year, we can now move away from the realm of romance. So today we’re bringing you the ultimate hunting guide, telling you about some of the fascinating ways Earth’s creatures have developed to sustain themselves at the expense of their helpless prey.

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Tuesday
Feb142012

Opinions: Killer Whales in the Constitution

"In February 2012, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (Peta) filed a lawsuit against the American SeaWorld marine parks, naming five killer whales captive in the Orlando and San Diego parks as plaintiffs." By Hannah Start

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