A marine biologist says a humpback whale saved her from a shark

Marine biologist Nan Hauser says a 50,000lb (22,700kg) humpback whale protected her from a tiger shark during a recent research expedition in the Cook Islands.

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Last updated on 10 January 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Cook Islands
Region: 
Oceania
Species: 
Megaptera novaeangliae
Species group: 
Marine mammals