Drs Reidenberg and Fordyce are now actively uncovering the deeper tissues of the throat. This specimen is in an excellent state of preservation, so that delicate tissues like nerves are easy to identify.
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A blog from Bruce Reidenberg The pygmy right whale – chin on. You can see first incisions. Dr. Joy Reidenberg has examined larynges (voice boxes) of many aquatic and terrestrial mammals. There are unique adaptations of whales to life in the water. One of these adaptations is the use of sound. Whales tend to make… Read more »