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  • Drone captures rarely seen white whale calf cuddling up to mommy - New Atlas

    Drone captures rarely seen white whale calf cuddling up to mommy - New Atlas;

    Drones are becoming hugely valuable tools for adding to what we know about the creatures of the ocean. We have seen them put to use to watch over killer whales in Canada and track rarely seen shark-chases in all their gory glory. Now researchers have ...and more »

  • Whale study using drones and tags captures aerial footage of white whale calf - Phys.Org

    Whale study using drones and tags captures aerial footage of white whale calf - Phys.Org;

    Researchers from MUCRU and Aarhus University are using a ground-breaking approach to help unlock some of the mysteries surrounding the whales. Credit: Fredrik Christiansen. Researchers from Murdoch University's Cetacean Research Unit (MUCRU) ...and more »

  • WATCH: Extremely Rare White Whale Calf Spotted Playing With Mother - Nature World News

    WATCH: Extremely Rare White Whale Calf Spotted Playing With Mother - Nature World News;

    The white whale is an elusive creature, but researchers at Murdoch University managed to film one in western Australia playing with its mother. (Photo : Premier.gov.ru/Wikimedia Commons). The white whale is an elusive creature, but researchers at ...and more »

  • Rare southern right whale calf filmed off WA by team using drones - ABC Online

    Rare southern right whale calf filmed off WA by team using drones - ABC Online;

    Researchers have recorded rare video footage of a white southern right whale calf off the coast of Western Australia. Murdoch University researchers used a drone off Augusta, in south west Australia, to capture the footage. Professor Lars Bejder of the ...and more »

  • White Southern Right Whale spotted off Australian coast - CBBC Newsround

    White Southern Right Whale spotted off Australian coast - CBBC Newsround;

    Whale researchers in Western Australia have captured these amazing and incredibly rare images of a white Southern Right Whale calf. Drone footage from the research boat revealed what no one on board had expected to see. The team is using some new ...and more »

  • VIDEO: A drone has captured the first images of a rare baby white whale off Western Australia - Business Insider Australia

    VIDEO: A drone has captured the first images of a rare baby white whale off Western Australia - Business Insider Australia;

    Australians scientists have captured video footage of a rare white southern right whale calf off the coast of Western Australia. Right whales, so named because, unlike humpback whales, they float when harpooned, were hunted to near extinction.and more »

  • Drones Capture First Glimpse Of This White Whale Calf - Gizmodo Australia

    Drones Capture First Glimpse Of This White Whale Calf - Gizmodo Australia;

    Researchers from Murdoch University's Cetacean Research Unit (MUCRU) have recorded extraordinary video footage of a rare white southern right whale calf off the coast of Western Australia. The drone footage was taken off Augusta in south west Australia ...and more »

  • Drones Give Rare Glimpse Into Australian Whales - NDTV

    Drones Give Rare Glimpse Into Australian Whales - NDTV;

    Sydney, Australia: Scientists studying whales in Australia have gained rare images of a white calf swimming with its mother as part of a project they hope will help conservation efforts. Researchers spotted the baby white whale while using a drone to ...and more »

  • Drones show southern right whales off Western Australia - BBC News

    Drones show southern right whales off Western Australia - BBC News;

    Drones are being used by researchers to study endangered southern right whales in their Australian breeding grounds. The unmanned aerial vehicles captured a rare white southern whale calf on film as well as recording scenes little known about by ...and more »

  • Endangered baby whale seen in amazing rare footage captured by drone - Mirror.co.uk

    Endangered baby whale seen in amazing rare footage captured by drone - Mirror.co.uk;

    Splashing around happily in the ocean, a rare baby whale is caught in this amazing footage taken by high-tech drones. The extraordinary video shows a precious glimpse of a white southern right whale calf off the coast of Western Australia. Researchers ...and more »