Paintings in Black and White; A Night to Remember; The Hall of Records; The End Is Near; Bush Whacking; Correction
When the captain brought the journalist along on the whale hunt, the elders predicted trouble. The elders were right. The whale tried to kill them all.
The Western Pacific gray whale, once thought extinct, clings to life in a remote Siberian sea. Biologists fear their research is serving as cover for massive oil drilling that could wipe out this lost tribe once and for all.
Letters from April 11, 2001