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Why Are Hundreds Of Whales Beaching Themselves And Dying This Week?

15 February 2017

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One of the theories about why whales beach is that sonar used by naval ships could impact whales' migration, driving them into shallow waters.

Other causes proposed for the whale beaching include pollution, bad weather, environmental toxins, and solar storms.

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Keywords: whales, sustainability, characteristics of technology

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