A remarkable look at the journey of almost 17,000 humpback whales as they leave their summer feeding grounds in the Antarctic and make their way to Australia's tropical waters.
No visit to New Zealand is complete without spotting its spectacular marine life.
Dolphins are a kind of toothed whale and are incredibly intelligent.
The cetaceans include both the baleen and toothed whales.
The spiral tusk typifies this extraordinary whale.
The exact function of the narwhal's tusk has troubled scientists for years.
One of the most wide-spread mammals on the planet, they inhabit every ocean.
Following Canadian scientists as they uncover a buried skeleton of a blue whale.
Up and down the coastline, Nigel Marven meets whale-watchers, scientists and researchers.