National Geographic Live
Secrets of the Whales
Celebrated National Geographic Explorer and photographer Brian Skerry has spent nearly four decades exploring and documenting Earth’s oceans. For his latest project, he turns his lens to one of the world’s most beloved animals to illuminate startling new insights into their lives and culture.
Discover the extraordinary communication skills and intricate social structures among four different species of whales—from the international cuisines of orcas to families of beluga whales playing at their “summer resort”—and learn what these majestic creatures can teach us about ourselves and our planet.
Locally sponsored by Delta Dental of Michigan with additional support from Heart Truss & Engineering; Jackson National Life Insurance Company; MSU Federal Credit Union; and Tri-Star Trust.
Media Sponsor: Michigan Radio
Photo: Brian Skerry.
Recommended for ages 5 and up, best suited for ages 8 and up.