8 Interesting Facts About Whale

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Whales are some of Earth’s most mysterious animals. Here are 8 interesting facts about them that you probably didn't know.


1
You can tell the age of a whale by counting the rings in its earwax.

2
Humans killed at least 2.8 million whales in the 20th century.

3
The water in a blue whale's mouth weighs as much as its entire body.

4
The Blue Whale is the largest creature ever to have lived on earth.

5
Many expensive Perfumes contain whale poop.

6
In their first year of life, baby blue whales gain 200 pounds (91 kg) every day.

7
Whales drown if they remain underwater for over 30 minutes.

8
Grey whales always mate in a threesome: two males to one female.