With an estimated 269,000 tons of the stuff floating in our oceans, plastic pollution is one of the most pressing environmental concerns of today. In Episode 22 of Borneo from Below, Bertie aims to investigate the impact that plastic is having on our underwater world and hears about a pilot whale that washed up with 9 lbs. of trash in its stomach.
Borneo From Below: Episode 22 – Death by Plastic – Nine Pounds Found Inside Pilot Whale
With an estimated 269,000 tons of the stuff floating in our oceans, plastic pollution is one of the most pressing environmental concerns of today.
Scuba Diver Life videos
Rare Shots of a Blue Whale Feeding
The biggest eats some of the smallest and we get to see it thanks to a drone.
Sleeping Sperm Whales
Sperm whales sleeping, and possibly dreaming, is an unusual sight to see.
Diver Pulls a Giant Fishhook Out of Lemon Shark
We hope all divers are as helpful as this one who removed a huge hook from a lemon shark’s belly.
South African Humpback Whale Party
Huge groups of humpback whales are being seen in South Africa – something only seen in recent years.
True’s Beaked Whale Caught on Film
An extremely rare whale species – the True’s beaked whale – was caught on film in the Azores.
Orcas Kill a Sevengill Shark off California Coast
A drone accompanying a whale watching tour caught this video of orcas killing a sevengill shark off the coast of California. Orcas killing sharks isn’t something we see on video very often.
Freedivers Play with Orcas in Norway
This short, must-see video has a little bit of several cool things – northern lights, orcas, freediving, and paddleboarding.
Animated Interview with Jacques Cousteau
The talented folks at Blank on Blank recreated in animation a radio interview of Jacques Cousteau and made it a little more fun!