Bild, yet another massacre of whales in the Faroe Islands – Last Hour

(ANSA) – ROME, SEPTEMBER 23 – Just ten days after the brutal massacre of 1,428 dolphins, a new slaughter took place in the Faroe Islands, where 52 pilot whales were killed, according to reports from the German Bild. The so-called ‘Grindadrap’, the bloody hunt for cetaceans on the shore, is a centuries-old tradition in the […]

A 43-million-year-old species of four-legged whale has been discovered in Egypt

Scientists have discovered the 43-million-year-old four-legged whale species Phiomicetus anubis in Egypt. Fossils of the species were originally discovered in the western desert of Egypt. The skull of the animal is reminiscent of Anubis, the ancient Egyptian jackal god, in whose name it is also named. The ancestors of modern whales evolved from deer-like mammals […]