Jennifer Karren’s friends and co-workers are mourning her death after the Calgary woman was killed on vacation in Mexico, in a freak collision with a whale.
A 35-year-old Canadian woman died and two other tourists were injured when a surfacing whale crashed onto their boat, Mexican authorities said Thursday.
Sleek yellow gliders will soon cruise the waters off Nova Scotia in a high-tech bid to track down one of the world's most endangered marine mammals and possibly provide clues to an ecological mystery.
The Daily Planet's Sean McShane gives a detailed report on how one exactly goes about stripping a blue whale down to the bone.
Preventing endangered northern right whales from becoming entangled in lobster gear could be as simple as changing the colour of rope, a whale researcher says.
A study by a group of experts including two Canadians is offering recommendations to reduce the impact of seismic surveys by oil and gas companies on vulnerable whales and other marine species.
The U.S. Navy plans to increase sonar testing over the next five years, even as research it funded reveals worrying signs that the loud underwater noise could disturb whales and dolphins.
In the killer whale world, a noisy seal make a fine meal, says new research into the hunting practices of transient orcas off the Pacific coast.
A fugitive activist known for attacking Japanese whaling vessels off Antarctica insisted 'we're not pirates' Wednesday as he addressed a U.S. appeals court considering whether he and the organization he founded should be held in contempt.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is launching a review of whether it should take North Pacific humpback whales off the endangered species list.