Researchers (2 of 2) (image) Smithsonian 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. Usage Restrictions This image may only be used in conjunction with news stories reporting this research. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.