Exploding sperm whale carcass caught on camera in the Faroe Islands
Warning: Disturbing Images
Eeeew! This marine biologist, Bjarni Mikkelsen, could have been killed by all the exploding whale guts! The explosion happened due to a build up of methane gas in the whale carcass which not only let out a loud sound when it exploded, but a pungent smell too! This vid has over 3.5M views…
A camera captured the moment a sperm whale carcass, which washed up in the Faroe Islands, exploded. The clip, which was shown of Faroese Television, has since gone viral, racking up millions of hits on YouTube alone.