Fossils of tiny whale in Egypt reveals phase of evolutionary journey

Fri, 11 Aug 2023 - 03:28 GMT

Tutcetus Rayanensis, a small 41 million year old whale, has been named after King Tutankhamen and Rayan Valley in Fayoum, where it was discovered.

Whale in Northern coast of Egypt not predator: Ministry

Fri, 09 Aug 2019 - 12:12 GMT

Small whales often lose the way of the associated school and may stay for few days or a couple of weeks in coastal areas until they return to the deep water.

Japan resumes commercial whaling after 3-decade hiatus

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 09:15 GMT

Japanese whaling fleets set sail Monday to hunt whales for commercial purposes for the first time in 31 years.

Raw, fried or on a bun: the many ways Japan eats whale

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 - 09:47 GMT

Whale cutlets, sliced raw whale, deep-fried whale nuggets, whale bacon and whale jerky feature on the menu at the restaurant Yoko Ichihara runs.

In pics: 1st BelugaXL aircraft successfully completes its flight test

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 12:19 GMT

The plane took off from France's Toulouse-Blagnac Airport and circled back.

UNDP highlights Egypt’s valley of the whales in Tourism Day

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 08:58 GMT

United Nations Development Program (UNDP) celebrated World Tourism Day by viewing a video of valley of the whales.

Japan kills 177 whales in Pacific campaign: government

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 11:49 GMT

Japan said Tuesday it killed 177 whales off its northeast coast in an annual hunt that sparks anger among animal rights activists and others.

Whale carcass dug up from Australian beach over shark fears

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 08:18 GMT

A massive humpback whale buried on a popular Australian beach after it washed up dead was being exhumed Monday because locals feared its rotting carcass.