11 Jan '13, 12pm

On Our Radar: Trapped Whales Appear to Break Free

On Our Radar: Trapped Whales Appear to Break Free

Reuters Three killer whales surfacing on Thursday through a hole in the ice of Hudson Bay near the community of Inukjuak in Quebec. About a dozen killer whales that had been trapped under sea ice and bobbing frantically for air around a single hole appear to be free after a shift in the ice, village officials in Canada’s remote north say. [Associated Press] A new study warns of a possible “mega-quake” in California related to the massive San Andreas fault, which could rupture or “unzip” from one end of the state to the other. [KABC] A look at the striking confluence of extreme weather around the globe. [The New York Times] Debunking a politician’s claim that Australia’s wildfires emit more carbon dioxide than the nation’s coal-fired power plants do. [The Guardian] Family farmers gather in Lafayette Square in Washington to protest the Obama administration’s pending approval...

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Canada's Trapped Killer Whales Freed by Shifting Ice

Canada's Trapped Killer Whales Freed by Shiftin...

treehugger.com 11 Jan '13, 4pm

For at least two days, the fate of a group of eleven killer whales seemed grim as they languished to stay alive, apparentl...

Canada’s Trapped Killer Whales Freed by Shiftin...

care2.com 12 Jan '13, 10pm

So Glad to hear that they rescued themselves due to melting of some parts of the ice. At the same token I must say I was s...

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Trapped orcas got free of the ice with no help ...

grist.org 10 Jan '13, 5pm

I don’t know what it’s called to pull yourself up by your bootstraps when you don’t even have any feet, but those orcas wh...

Updated my article: Orcas free after being trapped in ice in Quebec

Updated my article: Orcas free after being trap...

mnn.com 10 Jan '13, 3pm

A video about the plight of 11 killer whales trapped in the ice in Hudson Bay went viral this week, but as the world deman...

PICTURES: Killer whales trapped in vast stretch...

straitstimes.com 10 Jan '13, 12pm

Two killer whales surface through a breathing hole in the ice of Hudson Bay near the community of Inukjuak, Quebec on Jan ...

These orcas are trapped in ice and need your help

These orcas are trapped in ice and need your help

grist.org 09 Jan '13, 10pm

There’s a pod of 18 killer whales trapped in the ice in Canada, crowded into a slowly shrinking breathing hole. They need ...