A study from Australia is the first to scientifically document the killings of blue whales by orcas
Orcas were observed devouring the nutrient-rich tongues of the giant blue whales
"This is the biggest predation event on this planet," said a marine scientist
For the first time, a pack of orcas — also known as killer whales — have been observed hunting and killing blue whales, the largest animal on the planet.
According to a report published in Marine Mammal Science, the scientific community has long debated if orcas can hunt the massive blue whales.