Posts Tagged ‘whales’

Whales Disrupt NATO War Games In Scottish Loch

A pod of whales have been disrupting a large NATO naval exercise in Scotland At least five bottlenose will have to be herded away again after they twice swam back to their original position in the Scottish loch. Marine experts herded the pod out of the loch ahead of Europe’s largest military exercise this weekend, […]

Australia’s beached whales: 200 more animals die in biggest stranding on record

Authorities in Australia have found a further 200 dead whales in Tasmania, close to where hundreds of beached animals were discovered earlier this week. It’s the biggest ever recorded stranding of whales in the world. Watch the report in the player above Hits: 2

Eight sperm whales found dead on beach in South Taranaki, New Zealand

     Eight sperm whales are dead after getting stranded on a remote South Taranaki beach. Kaupokonui Beach Camp manager Laurence Mosen was out walking his dog Chum when he discovered the whales spread over several kilometres of shoreline about 7.30am on Thursday, his wife Sue Mosen said. “They must have come in overnight,” she said. […]

Six baby whales found dead on Yasawa, Fiji

     Six baby whales were hauled up on a beach near Bukama village in Yasawa yesterday. One of our reporters Gary Volau says all the baby whales were dead by the time any of the villagers saw them. He says there are only five dead whales left on the beach after one was taken by […]

Whalers in Japan kill 177 whales to ‘study’ if commercially hunting them is sustainable

     Japan is a signatory to an international moratorium on hunting whales, but it exploits a loophole that allows whales to be killed for scientific purposes. Japan said on Tuesday said it killed 177 whales off its northeast coast, in an annual hunt that has been repeatedly condemned by animal rights activists and several governments, […]

Whales washed up on Germany’s shore found to have stomachs full of plastic trash

(Natural News) A devastating sight came to shore last year, when over a dozen whales beached themselves along the German coastline. Four of the 13 stranded sperm whales had stomachs filled with plastic trash and other garbage — a sign of the times and a clear indicator that humans are taking their toll across the […]

Dead whales found on Narragansett, Block Island shores in Rhode Island

     Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Team received a call on Sept. 5 about a dead humpback whale off of the Mohegan Bluffs on Block Island. The Animal Rescue and Veterinary Teams will travel to the location for sampling or necropsy as weather permits within the upcoming days, according to the aquarium. A dead minke whale […]

Solar storms cause sperm whales to beach in North Sea, study suggests

“Sperm whales spend their early, non-breeding years in lower latitudes, where magnetic disruptions by the sun are weak and thus lack experience of this phenomenon,” according to the new research, published in the International Journal of Astrobiology. Scientists studied the stranding of 29 sperm whales in the North Sea in January 2016 on beaches in […]

Faroe Islanders slaughter whales by hand in annual hunt (GRAPHIC PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The process, known as Grindadráp, or Grind, involves dozens of pilot whales and dolphins being driven into shallow waters by fishermen in boats and dinghies each year. From there, a group of people in the water and on the beach pull the mammals closer to shore, where they are killed by hand – a process […]

Are parents to blame for childhood obesity? Study shows 10 percent of parents are feeding their toddlers adult-sized portions

(NaturalNews) A British dietary group is blaming parents rather than junk food manufacturers for the growing epidemic of childhood obesity throughout the world, claiming that the portion sizes on many children’s food plates are simply too large for them to remain slim and fit. The ballooning of the next generation of youth, the […]

People living near fracking sites are more toxic, study shows

     Many of the toxic chemicals escaping from fracking and natural gas processing sites and storage facilities may be present in much higher concentrations in the bodies of people living or working near such sites, new research has shown. The study found traces of volatile organic compounds such as benzene and toluene are linked to […]

Military base goes on lockdown when someone mistakes training exercise for active shooter event

     A training exercise at Joint Base Andrews yesterday went haywire when someone mistook a routine inspection for an active shooter event and the base went into lockdown. Within minutes, the repeaters of the mockingbird media were reporting it as an active shooter event. And they wonder why “conspiracy theorists” insist on pointing out the […]

FLASHBACK: Government ‘health’ agencies pumped lead into Washington D.C. residents’ drinking water and covered it up for three years

(NaturalNews) If you thought the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency appeared seasoned in its efforts to obscure the lead poisoning that maimed thousands in Flint, Michigan, including scores of innocent children, you would be correct, as it wasn’t the first the time the so-called “health” agency engaged in such a travesty. Former EPA scientist […]

Trump and Hillary refuse to explain why they both share the same Delaware address

     As it turns out, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump share something pertinent in common, after all — a tax haven cozily nested inside the United States. This brick-and-mortar, nondescript two-story building in Wilmington, Delaware would be awfully crowded if its registered occupants — 285,000 companies — actually resided there. What’s come to be known […]

Hillary Clinton’s Wealthy Donors Revealed in Panama Papers

Though the former secretary of state was quick to denounce the Panama Papers revelations, describing them as“outrageous tax havens and loopholes that super-rich people across the world are exploiting,” some of those found in the 11.5 million documents have connections with the Clintons dating back four decades. A new report by McClatchy, one of more than […]

Fresh earthquake of magnitude 6.2 hits Ecuador coast

     A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck off the coast of Ecuador this morning, just days after a major quake hit the country, killing nearly 500 people. This morning’s quake was centred 70km west-southwest of Esmeraldas at a shallow depth of 10km, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said, not far from the epicentre of Saturday’s 7.8 […]

Chernobyl On The Hudson Causing a Massive Spike in Thyroid Cancer

Rich Travis, GuestWaking Times Buchanan, New York is a town in the United States where tens of thousands of people have been diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer, and it sits just 35 miles from New York City. Also nearby is the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, which is situated on the Hudson River […]

Cancer causing glyphosate herbicide now contaminating ORGANIC wines from California, says consumer group

(NaturalNews) Health food advocates, scientists and environmental activists, have long warned about the implications of widespread chemical use, particularly the over-application of herbicides and pesticides on crops. Those fears are now being confirmed, as science slowly begins to uncover the extent to which animals, humans and the environment have been contaminated with man-made, […]

Vladimir Putin Declares War on the Zionist Media

If you want something to do, just grab a microphone and start interviewing anyone you meet in the streets and ask him/her a simple question: “Have you ever heard of the bombing of the USS Liberty?” The answer may surprise you. by Jonas E. Alexis Putin is still stretching his political muscle. He has recently […]

Monsanto was always evil

     Monsanto is quite possibly the world’s most hated company, but few know much of the history of this multi-national giant. “When a company claims its product improves on nature, many consumers happily declare the product an example of scientific progress. Equally powerful, though, is the inclination toward skepticism.” – Jesse Hicks This skepticism is […]

Supreme Court Blocks Big Corps From Derailing Class-Action Lawsuits

Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Media Spokesperson, HEALTH MAX Brands   The US Supreme Court upheld the rights of several thousand plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit brought against Tyson Foods that cost the company $6 million in awards to employees at one of their pork-processing plants. The class-action lawsuit had […]

German media: Erdoğan is blackmailing Europe

     Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan seems to believe that he can call the shots in his dealings with the EU because Brussels needs Ankara if it wants to tackle the refugee crisis, Germany’s N-TV television news channel asserted, calling Erdogan’s strategy “a bitter game of political blackmail.” The media outlet compared Erdogan’s behavior to […]

Whale carcass removed from Bantry Bay, South Africa

     The City of Cape Town successfully removed the carcass of a whale that beached in Bantry Bay. Authorities believed that dead marine mammal posed a risk to the public. Decomposing whales could attract sharks, and they also create an awful stench. Samples will now be taken for research purposes, and the carcass buried in […]

What Can a 45,000-Year-Old Mammoth Carcass Say About Human History?

Scientists unearthed evidence, in the form of a hunted mammoth, that humans were living remarkably far North in Siberia thousands of years earlier than previously thought. These findings could have implications for human history across the globe. Living above the Arctic circle provides a suite of challenges for humans, particularly during the last Ice Age. […]

South African Mayor Awards Virginity Test Scholarships

A South African mayor has awarded 16 young women scholarships for college education based on a virginity test. The mayor hopes this may encourage other young people to be “pure and focus on school.” The move is intended to encourage other young people to continue with their higher education and remain focused on achieving a […]

WinterStormJonas shuts down NYC streets, these guys snowboard – the result is awesome

     The NYPD issued an official travel ban on New Yorkers over the weekend and threatened to arrest anyone crazy enough to drive through the storm. Which, of course, sets the perfect scene for YouTuber Casey Neistat’s next viral video. Neistat took to the snow-filled streets of NYC to deliver what can only be called […]

Stabbing death of 15yo schoolboy by ‘Arab migrant’ classmate in Sweden sparks outrage

The killing took place on the first day of the new semester, January 11, at the Göinge School in Broby, Skåne County. A 15-year-old Lithuanian-born boy, Arminas Pileckas, was murdered in the school by a 14-year-old classmate, reportedly from a family of Syrian refugees. Arminas was killed with a single stab into heart inflicted from […]

Human research loopholes: Alive & well

     In one of the darkest chapters in medical ethics, the United States government ran an experiment from the 1930s to the 1970s in which it withheld treatment and medical information from rural African-American men suffering from syphilis. The public uproar generated by the Tuskegee Syphilis Study eventually resulted in regulations restricting government-supported research testing […]

Anti-terror drills at Kenyan university trigger panic, leaving 1 dead & 20 injured

“We confirm that we have one fatality, this evening. One staff member by name Esther Kidemba, 33, has died from severe head injuries,” the university’s Director of Communication, Betty Ngala, said in a statement, as cited by Daily Nation. The victim is said to have jumped from the third floor. More than 20 students were […]

Dead Beaked whale found on Bridgehampton beach, New York

     A beaked whale was found dead on Scott Cameron Beach in Bridgehampton on Thursday afternoon. The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation is performing a necropsy Friday afternoon, and will know more about how the whale died after that. Robin L. Mueller said he discovered the dead whale, and the foundation said it […]

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