Research Finds Orcas Share Personality Traits With Humans And Chimpanzees

Source: Phys.org/American Psychological Association

Photo: Christopher Michel/Wikimedia Commons

Killer whales display personality traits similar to those of humans and chimpanzees, such as playfulness, cheerfulness and affection, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association. Researchers in Spain analyzed the personality traits of...

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Sea Change – The Whale Guitar

Source: Sea Change/Jenna Valente

Photo: Brian Yurasits

Jenna Valente sits down with Jen Long, Founder of The Whale Guitar Project, an organization dedicated to protecting Earth’s oceans and whales by raising awareness of man-made threats and inspiring audiences to take impactful...

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The Polar Silk Road In 2018

Source: World Ocean Radio/Peter Neill

Photo: Vidar Nordli-Mathisen/Unsplash

On the heels of the Arctic Circle Conference in Reykjavik, Iceland in October, World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill offers some additional thoughts on a changing Arctic and China’s role in the future of...