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lifeunderthewaves:

The Whale by GabyBarathieu Humpback whale Réunion islandwww.rup.re

humpback whales

lifeunderthewaves:

The Whale by GabyBarathieu Humpback whale
Réunion island
www.rup.re

humpback whales

Rare Footage Captures A Sleepy Whale Waking Up From A Nap →

Skip to the 2 minute mark for it to wake up.

Unlike humans and other non-aquatic mammals, respiration is not involuntary for humpback whales. In order to keep from drowning as they sleep, they shut off half their brain at a time, allowing them to return to the surface periodically to breath. 

 

lifeunderthewaves:

Sperm whale / Cachalot by GabyBarathieu Sperm whale near Mauritius Island

Sperm whale (see this previous post)

lifeunderthewaves:

Sperm whale / Cachalot by GabyBarathieu Sperm whale near Mauritius Island

Sperm whale (see this previous post)

‘White Whale’: Wild Orca Is One Of Only Four Of Its Kind Ever Seen →

Killer whales (see this previous post)

Killer whales (see this previous post)

(Source: gypsymandi)

lifeunderthewaves:

Sperm Whale - Mauritius. by seb974 Underwater photographer taking sperm whale pics.

Sperm whale (see this previous post)

lifeunderthewaves:

Sperm Whale - Mauritius. by seb974 Underwater photographer taking sperm whale pics.

Sperm whale (see this previous post)