The Snail and the Whale, an animated short film for those who love humpbacks

The Snail and the Whale, an animated short film for those who love humpbacks

Coming to the BBC One Channel just in time for the Christmas season is a special animated short film called The Snail and Whale. The animated film is adapted from a children’s book by the same name from Julia Donaldson and Axel Sheffler. If the names Donaldson and Sheffler seem familiar, it is likely because of the fact that The Snail and Whale will be the seventh such animated adaptation of books written by them.

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The Amazing Humpback Whales migration to Central America

The Amazing Humpback Whales migration to Central America

Whale watching is a big draw to coastal areas of Central America. This is especially true of the popular tourist destination of Costa Rica. The most popular whales to watch are the majestic Humpback Whales and if you time it right, you can plan your next visit to Costa Rica during the Humpback Whale migration season.

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Why Humpback Whales Breach

Why Humpback Whales Breach

Humpback Whales breach when they jumр оut of thе water and whіrl аrоund. This uѕuаllу happens mаnу tіmеѕ іn a row, but sometimes only once. Whale breaching has always been a popular research for scientists and researchers for decades. It hаѕ bееn dіffісult fоr thеѕе mаrіnе ѕресіаlіѕtѕ to аrrіvе аt a соnсluѕіоn as to thе reasons whу humpback whаlеѕ brеасh. But, thеrе hаvе bееn a numbеr оf different thеоrіеѕ thаt may brіng clarity tо thіѕ tоріс.

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5 reasons why swimming with whales and touching them is dangerous.

5 reasons why swimming with whales and touching them is dangerous.

Swimming with whales can be lots of fun, but it is not recommended, more so, touching them can be extremely dangerous for both you as a human and the whale itself.

Recently, we published an article “Saved by a whale” where you will see how a huge humpback whales protects unsuspecting Nan Hauser, a whale biologist, from a tiger shark. You can watch the original video here.

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