New England Aquarium officials examined the body of a dead 50-foot finback whale who went belly up in Boston Harbor on Sunday and after an official Boston Magazine investigation into the resulting photos, we’ve concluded that this whale was, in fact … enormous. Tony LaCasse at the Aquarium told the Globe that they don’t yet know the cause of death. In the meantime, here are some photos, courtesy of the Aquarium.
And finally, it’s fun to compare it to the size of the boat pulling up alongside it:
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