Local artists Richard and Judith Lang have created an art experience from one unsuspecting whale’s deathly meals! This hulking and thought-provoking sculpture, made from a portion of the 450lbs of "ghost nets" and trash found in the belly of a dead sperm whale necropsied by The Marine Mammal Center, is just one heartbreaking tale of what can happen to marine life when humans set their garbage adrift. You’ll see, touch, learn and be inspired to make the ocean a healthier place for all.
This Snorkeling Spot Is Australia's Best-Kept Secret
Don't mistake these hulking silhouettes for sharks or small whales; dugongs are peace-loving vegetarians. These enormous marine mammals are related to manatees, and they enjoy the clear, temperate waters around Moreton Island as much as any visitor. The best way to spot them is actually by helicopter, from one of the many helipads at the Tangalooma Island Resort.
Video by Staff Sgt. Mariko Frazee American Forces Network Pacific A $110000 Money Shot. USS Ronald Reagan is participating in Valiant Shield a biennial U.S. only field-training exercise with a focus on integration of joint training among U.S. forces. This training enables real-world proficiency in sustaining joint forces through detecting locating tracking and engaging units at sea in the air on land and in cyberspace in response to a range of mission areas. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass…