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Atlantic Salmon vs Pacific Salmon

When you’re buying salmon at the supermarket, you have probably noticed two different types: Atlantic Salmon vs Pacific Salmon. Have you ever wondered what the difference […]
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The True Story of Shoebert the Seal

If ever there were a whale of a tale, it’s got to be the story of Shoebert the Seal. Last fall, Shoebert became a social media […]

The Importance of Dolphin & Whale Blowholes

From an outsider’s perspective, the earth’s waters are quite mysterious. Yet dolphins and whales seem to effortlessly glide through them with a gracefulness we can only […]

A Guide to Whale Evolution

Whales are the biggest animals on Earth. They’re mammals, just like humans, and have a few things in common with us:   A body temperature ranging […]

10 Types of Extinct Whales

Folk stories are filled with tales of sea creatures that swallow humans and ships whole and for thousands of years, these stories made the sea an […]

Most Common Whales in California

California is a hotspot for whale watching, with a variety of species passing through its waters throughout the year. From towering Blue whales to Fin whales, […]
Dolphin jumping on Los Angeles whale watching cruise

What to Know About Dolphin Speed

Seeing dolphins in real life is an incredible experience. But not many people realize how fast these majestic creatures swim. You may also be wondering “how […]
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10 Facts about Whale Sharks

When you think of sharks, whale sharks aren’t typically the first species that comes to mind. Instead, we often envision the great white shark—it is arguably […]
Common dolphin flying out water on Los Angeles whale watching cruise

Dolphins vs Porpoises: What’s the Difference?

The debate of dolphins vs porpoises has taken place for years. In terms of similarities, the two animals are both marine mammals related to whales. All […]
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