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Gabriel Rojo / Southern Right whale (Eubalaena australis) mother blowing / spouting at surface, with calf breaching. Peninsula Valdes, Chubut Province, Patagonia, Argentina. August.
Jordi Chias / Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) surfacing with baby and blowing, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica.
Espen Bergersen / Aerial shot of a Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) showing belly and blowing, Troms, Norway, January.
Juergen Freund / Slow motion aerial shot of a Pygmy blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus brevicauda) blowing / breathing at the surface before diving, Banda Sea, Indonesia.
Mark Carwardine / Common / Northern minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) surfacing, Pacific coast of Baja California, Mexico, February
Espen Bergersen / Fluke of diving Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) with full moon low on the horizon during polar night time, with blow from second whale in the background, Kvaloya, Troms, Northern Norway. Novem...
JIM CLARE / Huaorani indians in rainforest with blowpipes for hunting, Yasuni NP, Ecuador, South America
JIM CLARE / Huaorani Indians preparing curare poison for blow pipes Yasuni NP, Ecuador
JIM CLARE / Huaorani Indian man hunting with blow pipe and curare Yasuni NP, Ecuador
Piotr Naskrecki / African Foam Grasshopper (Dictyophorus cuisinieri) blow air through their blood via their thoracic spiracles, creating foam that gives predators a taste of noxious chemicals, Guinea, West Africa, sequ...
Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch / Blue Bottle Fly (Calliphora erythrocephala) flying, worldwide distribution