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New Sensors Show How Whales Handle Big-Gulp Feeding

Some whales get by swallowing tons of tiny things at once, and now researchers are gaining a better understanding of how it's done, thanks to new tags.

Published On 09/23/2016
10:19 PM EDT
The new, suction-cupped whale research device uses a side-to-side facing dual camera and a 3-D movement tag. Credit: Jeremy Goldbogen