WORLD · SCIENCE
January 4, 20214 min read, 796 words
Published: January 4, 2021 | 4 min read, 796 words
The bleak history of whaling pushed many species to the brink of extinction, even in the remote waters of the North and South Poles. Over 1.3 million whales were killed in just 70 years around Antarctica alone. The scale of this industrial harvest many populations of large whales...