Sunday, 8 May 2016

Where Dead Whales Go To Live: Smithsonian Whale Warehouse

Seeing a massive skeleton on display in a museum gallery is the last step in a long journey from living animal to educational specimen. Where do these animals come from and how are they collected and prepared? Take a look behind the scenes at one of the world's largest collections of marine mammals at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC.

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(thanks Cora)

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