Posts Tagged ‘Mammals’

Close Encounter: Mother Gray Whale Teaches Her Calf About Humans

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

An amazing close encounter with a mother Gray Whale and her calf: The mother whale lifted up her calf to help it get a better view of the excited humans. Found at YouTube from OneWorldOneOcean.

Mammalian Dinosaurs?

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Measurements dinosaur body temperatures show some were as warm as most modern mammals, suggesting they were fast and nimble like the velociraptors of Jurassic Park. Found at YouTube from caltech.

Dolphin Football: Bottlenose Dolphins Flip Jellyfish Into The Air For Sport

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Looks like fun! There is no sound on this video. Found at YouTube from countrysidecouncil.

Cheetah Sets Speed Record

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

‘Sarah,’ the Cincinnati Zoo’s eight-year-old female cheetah, is now the world’s fastest land mammal. She sprinted 100 meters in only 6.16 seconds. Man, I wish I had that kind of accelleration!. Found at YouTube from AssociatedPress.