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Whale Fall – More than just a hilarious existential crisis

Whale fall. It may sound like the rejected title of a James Bond movie or a Douglas Adams reference, but it is actually a surprisingly important and relatively little known concept in the study of the world’s oceans. It all begins with one of the saddest moments in the story of any whale family. Grandpa whale, let’s call him Moby, after a long a fulfilling life of eating ship captains’ legs, dies.

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