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Marrion Faber

Killer Whales – Are They Dangerous?

We often hear about the mysterious killer whales. Killer whales are legendary apex predators known for their massive kills. They are thought to be the strongest apex predators in the sea,...

How Many Humpback Whales Are There?

A common question for people who are interested in whales is, how many humpback whales are there? There are an estimated 55 million humpback whales and more than three dozen different...

Experience Kayaking with Orca Whales in the San Juan Islands of Puerto Rico

When it comes to kayaking with Orca (orca) whales in the San Juan Islands of Puerto Rico, there are many opportunities for an unforgettable experience. Many kayaking tours of the islands...

Whale Hunting

Whale hunting, or whaling, has its roots in prehistoric times, as whales have always been of major value to human beings. It used to occur in waters just off the shore,...

Whale Adaptations Body Temperature

Whales are endothermic, or warm-blooded, mammals that occupy a cold environment. As such, they have a fairly constant body temperature, as opposed to ectotherms, which rely on the temperature of their...

Whale Adaptations Respiration

Living in a watery environment, whales and other cetaceans require certain adaptations in order to survive. Whales are mammals, breathing fresh air by means of a blowhole and a pair of...

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Do Whales Live in the Gulf Of Mexico?

Do Whales Live in the Gulf of Mexico? Many people have asked this question many times over the years. The truth is that it is not quite so cut...

Swimming with Killer Whales in Mexico

If you are interested in the best place to swim with whales in Mexico, then I can give you some good advice. Not long ago, I went whale watching...

Learn More About Lesson Plans for Whales

If you want to become a marine biologist, lesson plans for whales might be a good idea. You can do this by taking a course that will help you...