A whale of a discovery: New sensory organ found in rorqual whales | SierraActivist

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A new sensory organ, found within the chin of rorqual whales, is responsible for coordinating the biomechanics of their extreme lunge-feeding strategy. Left, a fin whale after lunging; right, anatomy of the new sensory organ.

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