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Narwhals (Video)

This National Geographic video takes a closer look at a pod of narwhals, the unusual creatures found primarily in the Canadian and Greenlandic Arctic.  The narwhal's long, unicorn-like horns are its d…

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Man Gets Prison Time for Smuggling Whale Parts

A Massachusetts man named David Place was sentenced to 33 months in federal prison for smuggling up to $400,000 worth of narwhal tusks and sperm whale teeth from the Ukraine. Narwhals are listed as n…

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Whales Help Measure Global Warming

Narwhals are toothed Arctic whales capable of deep dives. Scientists were able to attach sensors to the whales to record ocean depths and temperatures. Some of the narwhals dove deeper than one mi…

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