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The blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) is a marine mammal belonging to the baleen whales (Mysticeti). At 30 metres (98 ft) in length and 180 tonnes (200 short tons) or more in weight, it is the largest extant animal and is the heaviest known to have existed.[
originally posted by: woodwardjnr
I went whale watching off the coast of mull in Scotland. Didn't see any whales, but lots of basking sharks and the highlight was a sea eagle one of only about 50 left in the wild in the uk
At least you've seen a dolphin. Not many have.
originally posted by: hutch622
a reply to: boymonkey74
Whale fact .
"The testicles of right whales are likely to be the largest of any animal, each weighing around 500 kg (1,100 lb). "
Talk about blue balls .