Sperm whale groups 'may corral deep squid'

Sperm whales may team up and hunt collaboratively, scientists have suggested. A US research team used hi-tech tags to glimpse some of the giant marine mammals' remarkable hunting behaviour. This tracking showed how the whales travelled together in groups, but when they hunted, each whale "varied its role" within the group.

2010-02-23

 whale hunting collaboration intelligence

Return to the linkmark list.