Origin of sperm whale
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When you have a sperm whale 20 feet in front of you and it’s echolocating on you, you feel it.
Working within those constraints, let us imagine a conversation between you and a sperm whale that you’ve been following around and hanging out with for a couple of years.
For example, Palacios recalls, after two weeks of tailing sperm whales with underwater microphones during a research trip in the Galapagos Islands, “I think they finally had it with us.”
“About 20 years ago, it came to us that culture—in the sense of what they’re learning from each other—is very important for sperm whales,” Whitehead says.
After the 45-foot-long carcass of a sperm whale washed up on a town beach, the Oregon Highway Division decided to blast it to smithereens with a half-ton of dynamite.Remembering one of history’s greatest whale explosions|Sara Kiley Watson|November 16, 2020|Popular-Science
Sperm banks also take a trivializing attitude toward donors.
The Dude is at his happiest when he has a few minutes of solitude and rest to get high and listen to whale sounds.Dudes and Maudes Abide at New York City Lebowski Fest|Rich Goldstein|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Japan is throwing its annual whale week again to celebrate its dubious commercial hunting of the endangered mammals.
Guests are also invited to try fried pieces of whale seasoned with curry powder.
That dinner kicked off a government-sanctioned Whale Exhibition that will go until the 13th.
A Naval Officer who has seen her says she is lying in shallow water—6 fathoms—bottom upwards looking like a stranded whale.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
He was experienced in the North Atlantic trade, in seal, whale and cod fishing and other Newfoundland industries.
Fish scales cover the walls, and everywhere there is a smell as if one were in the belly of a whale.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
I've seen pictures of an excited whale turning a boat full of men over.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
Fat Boy's two hundred and eighty-odd pounds were drooped over his chair like the blubber of an exhausted, beach-stranded whale.The Holes and John Smith|Edward W. Ludwig