why do whales breach

Why Do Whales Breach

Why Do Whales Breach ​ If you’ve been whale watching before and were lucky enough to see a few breaching whales, you may have thought to yourself, Why do these majestic creatures even breach at all?  Well, there are actually a few reasons that whales breach, and it’s not so that you can get a Nat-Geo-style picture…

Are Sharks Mammals

Are Sharks Mammals

Are Sharks Mammals? ​ For hundreds of millions of years, sharks have ruled the oceans with an iron fist. While many believe that sharks, with over 400 species in their family, are mammals, they are really part of the fish family! Dive in with us as we learn more about sharks!   Are Sharks Fish?So, are sharks fish or…

oldest shark in the world

Oldest Shark

Oldest Shark ​ Sharks are often referred to as “living fossils,” as they’ve been roaming the Earth for hundreds of millions of years. In fact, they’ve not only survived, but thrived throughout the past five mass extinctions. So, you might be wondering, What is the oldest shark alive? Dive in with us as we explore some shocking facts…