By Will Osborne

ISBN-10: 0590416901

ISBN-13: 9780590416900

Time and again the proof in those haunting stories issues to an analogous end. research for your self debts of eerie phenomena equivalent to: the guy who had a premonition of his personal loss of life, the ghost who solved a homicide, the revenge of the murderer's cranium, the lieutenant who flew again from the useless, and extra. All of those tales were completely investigated. Many were pronounced in newspapers or courtroom transcripts. None has ever been confirmed the results of a hoax. There hasn't ever been a passable cause of any of those occasions except...ghosts.

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That’s as much as 6,000 boxes of spaghetti! Baleen whales that migrate feed at this rate all summer, while they are in polar waters. 3 t) of blubber. In the winter, they hardly eat at all. They live off the blubber they built up during the summer months. 34 Which is the biggest baleen whale? The blue whale. In fact, the blue is the biggest animal that has ever lived. Everything about the blue whale is stupendous. 4 t); and the height of a two-story building—20 feet (6 m)! Fifty people could stand on its tongue!

Navy 31 vision 13 whalers 23, 40-41, 43, 46 About the Authors Years ago, the Bergers took their first whale-watching cruise and got hooked on writing about whales and dolphins. Since then, they’ve shared their excitement about these marvelous mammals with many readers. “To know whales is to love them,” they say. About the Illustrator Higgins Bond was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas, and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the Memphis College of Art. She has worked for more than twenty years as a freelance illustrator for major corporations and publishers, and she has illustrated three stamps for the United States Postal Service.

A bottlenose called Flipper became the star of a TV show. You can see bottlenose dolphins in aquariums and water parks, playing basketball and jumping through hoops. Some bottlenose dolphins are taught to do important underwater jobs. The United States Navy has taught them to look for underwater mines, to help save divers who are in trouble, and to pick up objects from the ocean bottom. Which is the biggest dolphin? The orca. A male orca can be up to 22 feet (7 m) long and weigh 9,900 pounds (4,450 kg).

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