April 15, 2015 Researches hypothesize that enhancing biodiversity in laboratory rats, including treating the rats with worms, would suppress their immune systems. Because worms have been shown to subdue inflammatory diseases such as asthma and allergies, the thinking was, the treated immune system would not fight infections as effectively.
THE GREAT WHITE "I've always admired sharks as they have a dimension of intelligence that is unique to that animal, especially a great white shark. A great white shark has this organ called ampullae of Lorenzini, and that can actually detect electromagnetic disturbances "
Moby Dick: Judge, then, to what pitches of inflamed, distracted fury the minds of his more desperate hunters were impelled, when amid the chips of chewed boats, and the sinking limbs of torn comrades, they swam out of the white curds of the whale's direful wrath into the serene, exasperating sunlight, that smiled on, as if at a birth or a bridal.
You can crown your Christmas tree with anything! How about a whale as a tree topper? Featured here: http://www.completely-coastal.com/2013/11/white-Christmas-trees-beach-coastal.html (3rd tree from the top).
Migaloo, the only known all white humpback whale, was photographed by jenny dean (first, third photos) in the great barrier reef. though often described as albino, migaloo has brown eyes and is more likely leucistic or hypopigmented. last year, a white orca named iceberg was photographed (second photo) for the first time by e. lazareva in the north pacific, but is again not technically believed to be albino.
White Fella. Migaloo, the Aboriginal word for ‘white fella', is the only known all-white humpback whale in the world. Marc had photographed him at sea level but knew the way to get the perfect portrait would be from the air. "I clicked the shutter as Migaloo took one last breath and disappeared like a giant ghost into the depths." Photo: Marc McCormack / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2011