When A 25-Ton Whale Wouldn’t Leave Her Alone, She Didn’t Know What Would Happen

Experienced marine biologist Nan Hauser feared for her life one day in the ocean when a giant humpback whale began to aggressively push her around. She was used to swimming with wildlife, but this was something she had never experienced before, and she realized her fate.

Learning The Ocean

Nan Hauser is one of the world’s leading whale experts. She lives in Rarotonga, on the Cook Islands in the South Pacific Ocean, where she is the principal investigator for the area’s Whale Research Project.  She would dive every day.