Watch divers narrowly escape being swallowed by two lunge-feeding humpback whales

The whales appeared to be feeding using a process called bubblenet feeding, also known as lunge feeding.

Watch divers narrowly escape being swallowed by two lunge-feeding humpback whales

Science Recorder | Stephanie Verkoeyen | Tuesday, July 23, 2013

When considering thrill diving, sharks are generally the species that comes to mind. But for two Central California divers, two lunge-feeding humpback whales offered the thrill of a lifetime when the mammals emerged only a few feet away from where the pair held onto a safety rope, Pete Thomas Outdoors To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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