25-year-old whale named Takara gave birth to a calf at SeaWorld ® in the U.S. city of San Antonio, Texas. About it reported on the website of the company SeaWorld Parks &Entertainment.
The birth took place under the supervision of veterinarians and trainers. Park visitors will have the opportunity to see a newborn orca later. Her gender is not yet known.
This is the fourth calf of Takara. He will be the last killer whale born in SeaWorld. In 2016, the company abandoned the breeding of this species in captivity.
Orcas — predatory marine mammals related to dolphins and whales. Their length reaches 10 meters. Life expectancy in captivity as a rule, does not exceed 25 years. Animal advocates in the US are fighting against keeping orcas in circuses and amusement parks.
In 2016 it was reported, in the far East found a crowd of white-orca mutants.
American brand Tom Ford has introduced a limited edition summer makeup collection Soleil Color Collection. A source of inspiration for the creation of this line was shades of tan. One of the novelties — Soleil Compact Contouring palette which includes a Blush, highlighter and bronzer with a creamy powdery texture.
American scientists have suggested the existence of a new type of planetary objects. A heavenly body is formed in sinesti when its angular speed at the equator is higher than orbital velocity. A study published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets.
Visitor who came to the concert by American singer Ariana Grande in Manchester, after which the attack occurred, reported "almost zero" screening during the entrance to the stadium. It was not a framework of metal detectors, did not inspect the bags. The only thing that was interested in security, — the presence of the audience bottles of water.