2015 has been a very busy year and here we present 20 stories that caught our attention. We hope you will enjoy revisiting them. At the end of this post you will find a poll, please vote for the top 2015 story!
Story #1. A humpback whale chases dolphins in Hawaii
Story #2. The "chatty" pilot whales, the video is here.
Story #3. Two heroic dudes in Mexico singlehandedly rescued 10 stranded dolphins
Story #4. Extremely stressed young pilot whale from 2015 February mass stranding in NZ. Listen to some folks laughing in the background, totally unfazed by what is going on. Video is here.
Story #5. Baby Gray whale rescue in Mexico. The full story is here.
Story #6. Unprecedented California's Sea Lion Die-Off
Story #7. Kayakers save 3 stranded dolphins in Scotland. The full story is here.
Story #8. A mom and baby gray whales hide from orcas in extremely shallow waters. Video is here.
Story #9. "The Tonga Singer", juvenile humpie learns to sing. Video is here.
Story #10. Stranded killer whale rescued in Canada, the full story is here.
Story #11. Diver's encounter with grieving humpback whale who lost her calf, the full story is here
Story #12. A new device: How to save a two-tonne whale using plastic sheets and rope, the full story is here.
Story #13. A stranded minke whale performs self-rescue at the high tide, the full story is here
Story #15. Mysterious sperm whale gathering happens every 3 years in Sri Lanka . In 2012, on April 17, over 100 sperm whales (males, females and calves) were reported in Kalpitiya. On April 3, 2015, over 350 sperm whales were observed YET AGAIN in Kalpitiya (!).
Story #16. Evidence of acoustic trauma found in the ear of a pilot whale from 2012 mass stranding in Scotland, the full story is here.
Story #17. 3 bottlenose dolphins that were a part of August 2015 mass stranding in Namibia have been re-sighted and photo-ID, the full story is here.
Story #18. Unprecedented stranding of 337 endangered sei whales in Chile, the full story is here.
Story #19. 4 common dolphins rescued in Ireland by the members of the public, the full story is here
Story #20. The public rescued a small pod of dolphins in Australia. The full story is here.