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Caption: Scientists examine a ridge of tissue sampled from the throat pouch a fin whale (background) in Iceland. Left to right are Jeremy A. Goldbogen (Cascadia Research Collective), A. Wayne Vogl (UBC) and Robert E. Shadwick (UBC).

Credit: Nicholas D. Pyenson / Smithsonian Institution.

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