Young killer whale rescued after stranding on Scottish beach

  A juvenile killer whale was heroically rescued this week after getting stranded on a Scottish beach.  A group of trained medics from the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) and helpful locals carried out the rescue Monday (Jan. 4) on Sanday, an island off the coast of Scotland. Local residents Colin and Heather Headworth […]

A truck-size shark washed up on a Maine beach. How did it die?

Fishers in Bremen, Maine, discovered a dead shark the size of a pickup truck on their local shore Tuesday (Jan. 5), according to news sources. Tanner Fields, who was one of the first to discover the washed-up shark, shared video footage of the beached behemoth with News Center Maine. Officials with the Maine Department of […]