Toxins found in whales bode ill for humans

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Toxins found in whales bode ill for humans

High level of metals cited in report
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A sperm whale calf swims next to its mother and a pod of sperm whales, about four miles off the coast of the Agat Marina in Guam. American scientists who spent five years shooting nearly 1,000 sperm whales with tissue-sampling darts have discovered stunningly high levels of toxic and heavy metals in the animals.

Toxins found in whales bode ill for humans

AP
A sperm whale calf swims next to its mother and a pod of sperm whales, about four miles off the coast of the Agat Marina in Guam. American scientists who spent five years shooting nearly 1,000 sperm whales with tissue-sampling darts have discovered stunningly high levels of toxic and heavy metals in the animals.
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