fin whales
Blue Whales Get Tans
Blue Whales Get Tans
Kate Yandell | Sep 2, 2013
The large mammals alter the levels of melanin in their skin depending on sun exposure, helping them to avoid DNA damage.
Cetacean Cacophony
Cetacean Cacophony
Chris Palmer | Aug 31, 2013
Seafloor seismometers record hundreds of thousands of fin whale calls, allowing marine geophysicists to track the elusive marine mammals.
Hearing Whales
Hearing Whales
Chris Palmer | Aug 31, 2013
A geophysicist stumbled on a way to track elusive fin whales with seismometers.