We found 169 resources with the concept whales
What is the Evidence for Evolution?
11 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Would you believe whales and hippos share a common ancestor? The video discusses the evidence from a variety of scientific disciplines supporting evolution, focusing specifically on whales and their connections to hippos. The narrator...
Ambergris: Why Perfume Makers Love Constipated Whales
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Does perfume really contain whale excrement? Only the most expensive varieties! An intriguing video lesson explains the origin of the ambergris ingredient through a tour through the sperm whale's digestive system. Scientists only...
How Whales Breathe, Communicate... and Fart with Their Faces
6 mins 4th - 8th
Dr. Joy Reidenberg is an expert in comparative anatomy, but also quite relatable to preteens! Here, she lectures on echolocation by likening it to "farting with the face!" She explains with film, actual whale voice recordings, diagrams,...