Canadian Town Threatened with Exploding Whale Carcass
A small Canadian town of 600 people is under threat of an exploding whale carcass. The problem arose when a giant blue whale carcass washed up on the beach of Trout River, Newfoundland alongside the town. It has since become bloated and is emitting a "powerful stench." The town inhabitants are worried about Town River's wooden infrastructure in the case of the whale exploding. However, a research scientists with Canada's fisheries department says the chance of such explosion are "small" unless spectators try to prod or walk on the dead whale.
By Jordan Moses
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