A real orca. File (Credit: VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Fake Orca Nearly Drowns Before It Can Scare Sea Lions

When a 32-foot replica killer whale buzzed through the water to scare off hundreds of sea lions piled on Oregon docks, onlookers cheered. And then the dummy orca went belly-up.


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Orca Found Dead On Marin County Beach

A 18-foot orca that had suffered a head wound was found dead on a beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore last week, a National Park Service spokesman said Monday.