People walk near a beached sperm whale on the Dutch island of Texel on January 13, 2016. 
Five sperm whales died after being stranded on the beach.
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Huge Solar Storm Might Have Been Responsible for Mass Sperm Whale Stranding Last Year

While this article title specifically addresses the stranding of last year, it should be noted that this theory of solar storms causing stranding is being considered for other incidents from this year as well. When a pod of seemingly healthy young sperm whales started washing up on the beaches of Northern Europe at the beginning of 2016, it had scientists … Continue reading