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Whales Get Feeding Tips From Their Friends (5 of 5)

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Caption: This is a lobtail feeding sequence. This video relates to a paper that appeared in the April 26, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Jenny Allen at University of St Andrews in St Andrews, UK, and colleagues was titled, "Network-Based Diffusion Analysis Reveals Cultural Transmission of Lobtail Feeding in Humpback Whales."

Credit: [Video courtesy of Michael Thompson/Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary and NOAA (NMFS permit #775-1875)]

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