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"A pod of orcas, or killer whales, cooperate to wash a Weddell seal off an ice floe. This sequence
, filmed for Frozen Planet, marks the first complete filming of killer whale "wave washing" behavior." [more inside]
posted by vidur
on Jun 26, 2012 -
Very high level of PCBs in whale raises alarms.
"The orca found dead on the Olympic Peninsula earlier this year carried a level of contaminants that was among the highest -- if not the highest -- ever measured in killer whales, laboratory tests show".
If that is the case with free ranging whales then I shudder to think what similar measurements on city dwelling humans will reveal. Does anyone know of similar contaminant research on humans? (via Baloney.com
posted by talos
on May 13, 2002 -