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How whales became the largest animals ever

Whales are the largest animals to ever exist on this Earth, outweighing even the dinosaurs. These titans roam the oceans in search of food, but that wasn’t always the case. Millions of years ago they used to be land dwellers. Here is how whales ended up becoming the biggest of […]
How whales became the largest animals ever
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A whale died after swallowing 80 plastic bags in Thailand

A pilot whale died in Thailand after swallowing 80 plastic bags weighing nearly 18 lbs (8 kg). The vet who carried out the autopsy said it was one of the worst cases she’d ever seen, with plastic bags coming from several countries. Nearly 300 marine animals including pilot whales, sea […]
A whale died after swallowing 80 plastic bags in Thailand
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This incredible animation shows how deep the ocean really is

Just how deep does the ocean go? Way further than you think. This animation puts the actual distance into perspective, showing a vast distance between the waves we see and the mysterious point we call Challenger Deep. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. EDITOR’S NOTE: This video was originally […]
This incredible animation shows how deep the ocean really is