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Moby Dick whale attacked provoked by DIY, says Scots academic

A WHALE attack that sank a ship and inspired the novel Moby Dick was provoked by DIY, according to a Scots academic. In 1820 the...

Tragic drowned whale to be fed to sharks on TV

SCIENTISTS hope to prove that Great White sharks are lurking in British waters by using as bait the body of a whale which died...

Second whale in a week dies after beaching on the banks on the Forth

A YOUNG minke whale has been put down after beaching itself on the banks of the Forth - the second this week to do...

Porpoised and ready for action: Europe’s first ever whale rescue team

THE lives of dozens of whales, dolphins and seals could be saved around the coast of Scotland each year with the creation of Europe’s...

PICTURE SPECIAL: Whale stranded on East Lothian Beach

A WHALE has died after becoming stranded on a beach in East Lothian. Rescuers were alerted after a member of the public spotted the whale...

Scientists find marine mammals can suffer ‘the bends’

WHALES and seals could suffer from the same sickness experienced by human divers, new research shows. Scientists at the University of St Andrews have found...

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