Video of the day: Whales watch humans watch whales




Around 13 million people around the globe whale watching every year, according to the International Fund for Animal Welfare. And it seems whales seem to enjoy a spot of human-watching, too, as this video shows.

There's definitely something magical about seeing the world's largest mammals in their natural habitat, but if you're doing it from a little boat, it can leave you feeling a tad vulnerable. The child who took this video clearly felt rather worried that they would be toppled out of their boat when a pod of whales came in for a good look at him...

Related articles

What a picture! Humpback whale sneaks up on tourists in Ireland

Amazing video: Whale's 'thankyou' dance after being set free from fishing net
Read Full Story

FROM OUR PARTNERS