Suicide, whales committing

From: Erich Hoyt (erich.hoyt@mac.com)
Date: Thu Dec 30 2004 - 15:02:01 EST

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    On 23 Dec 2004, at 11:20, Jamie Santoro wrote:

    > i heard whales commite suiside. is that true?
    >
    No one knows for sure but I would say that it is highly unlikely. Some
    years ago, the idea of whales committing suicide was used as an
    explanation for why whales that strand themselves, but there are
    various other explanations that have since been shown to explain most
    stranding events.

    Erich Hoyt



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