A deep dive into the killer whale matriarchy
A closer look at this fascinating species
For a long time, little was known about the killer whale, the fearsome yet majestic predator that rules the world's oceans. But we now know more, thanks to a study conducted by the Center for Whale Research.
It should be noted that the study focused on a single killer whale pod, and it's possible that other whale pods around the world behave differently. However, the Center for Whale Research study nonetheless provides valuable insight into the way this species adapts and behaves.
A key takeaway from the study was the importance of the killer whale grandmother. Now do we have your attention?
Check out this gallery to learn about the killer whale matriarch.
HEALTH Human body
TRAVEL Eastern europe
CELEBRITY Celebrity trivia