19 May 2009

blue whale facts

Interesting facts of blue whale can find at National Geographic website.

You can compare length and weight with human, school bus, space shuttle, basketball court etc.

A neat description of behavior and threats of blue whale is also given in the NGC here

Type: Mammal
Diet: Carnivore
Average lifespan in the wild: 80 to 90 years
Size: 82 to 105 ft (25 to 32 m)
Weight: up to 200 tons (181,437 kg)
Group name: Pod
When a blue whale exhales, the spray from its blowhole can reach nearly 30 ft (9m) into the air.

10 comments:

  1. blue whales are big

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  2. there hart is as big as a small car and there toung weighs as a elephant!!

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  3. they are really really big aren't they

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  4. AnonymousJune 20, 2011

    the blue whales blood vessels are so big we could swim in them!oh and how ever made this website it needs a few improvements

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  5. There is something wrong with the scale of that picture when a man is taller than a school bus and space shuttle.

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  6. blue whales are punk bitches

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  7. And so does your spelling anon june 20, 2011

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  8. i like blue whale very well

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  9. their penis is as long and wide as the empire state building.

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  10. They are enormous!

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