Whales have fascinated us for centuries. These incredible creatures are respected for their size as well as their intelligence. But how do scientists and researchers study the elusive whale? Finding Out About Whales provides a dynamic look at what's happening right now in the remarkable undersea explorations. Learn about the special characteristics and explorations of Blue Whales, Humpback Whales, Gray Whales, Beluga Whales and Killer Whales.
About the series: In the Science Explorers series, young readers will be guided by real-life scientists and researchers to get a first hand look at cutting-edge research about some of the most legendary and mysterious animals in the world.
Elin Kelsey is an author and marine biologist who shares her enthusiasm and expertise about whales with readers of all ages. A frequent contributor to OWL magazine, Kelsey has headed up the educational programs for both the Vancouver Aquarium and the Canadian Museum of Nature.