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Marie-Sophie Giroux joined the GREMM in 2005 until 2018. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology and a diploma in Environmental Consulting. As Lead Naturalist, she oversees and coordinates the team working at the Marine Mammal Interpretation Centre and writes for Whales Online and Whale Portraits. She loves to share “whale stories” with visitors to the CIMM and readers alike.
An Exceptional Cetacean: Tool Use in Bottlenose Dolphins
In Shark Bay, Western Australia, a subset of the bottlenose dolphin population displays remarkable ingenuity. When foraging, they cover their…
Killer Whales: Male Offspring at the Expense of Maternal Reproductive Success
According to a study published in Current Biology, females in the small community of southern resident killer whales invest their…
Make way for Perucetus colossus, a sea giant that would have outweighed a blue whale!
Imagine 150 cars piled on top of one another like a mountain. Sounds impressive, doesn’t it? But hold on: it…