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Whale Song Secrets

  Humpback whales sing unique songs, in fact they are the most complex in the animal kingdom and sometimes they change more dramatically than usual… Click on the link below to view an interesting video, Animalism by The Atlantic. http://www.facebook.com/AnimalismbyTheAtlantic/videos/365465480572651/       

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Blue Whale Genetics

The story is in their genes… A recent paper published with CWR researchers Curt and Mich Jenner unlocks more clues about the fascinating lives of pygmy blue whales. Click in the link below to see the latest research paper published. Awesome work by Dr. Cat Attard. http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/1/170925 

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Whales on an eBook…

It’s holiday time soon.  If you are travelling and packing lightly, maybe the eBook version of our book “The Secret Life of Whales” would be suitable. The link through Amazon is available below. Happy holidays and reading!

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Whales on the tv…

This is a recent interview on Studio 10 on Ten Network about our book “The Secret Life of Whales”.    

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Whales on the radio…

Tune in, The secret life of whales recently played on ABC’s Radio National The Science Show. In a 25 minute interview, Robyn Williams discusses all manner of issues regarding whales with Curt and Micheline Jenner. Robyn was fascinated by the life cycles and biology of whales and their candid chit-chat revealed some of their secrets…   […]

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The Secret Life of Whales by Micheline Jenner

Cover Image: Wayne Osborn   The Centre for Whale Research is proud to announce the release of their first book                                    The Secret Life of Whales by Micheline Jenner –just in time for Christmas! 2017 has just marched on by and […]

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Australian Geographic Society Gala Awards 2017

November 1, 2017 was a night to remember!  Curt and Micheline Jenner attended the Australian Geographic Society Gala Awards 2017 at the Sofitel Wentworth in Sydney, Australia. With Dick Smith AC, the Patron of the Australian Geographic Society and Pip Smith in attendance, it was an action-packed evening.  The line-up included 60 Minute’s Liz Hayes […]

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Birthplace of The Giants

Dolphin Research Institute and Island Whale Festival are proud to present family activities throughout the day and evening at the Island Whale Festival, Saturday July 8th, 2017. For festival program details visit http://islandwhales.com.au/program/day-2-sat-8th-july/   Watch out for the free screening of “Birthplace of The Giants”    Island Whale Festival at 7pm.   Check out the trailer […]

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Antarctic Dance

Humpback whales are feeding in the Antarctic right now. During the austral summer months, the cool nutrient-rich waters of the Southern Ocean support a huge diversity of animals from fish, seabirds, seals, dolphins and whales. Humpback whales, along with minke whales, sei whales, fin whales and Antarctic blue whales are feasting on huge swarms of […]

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Migrating from west and east coasts of Australia to the Antarctic is one mammoth migration. Each year humpback whales spend the winter breeding season in the tropical Kimberley and the summer feeding in the productive and krill-filled Southern Ocean.            

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