This incredible photograph appears to capture the moment a blue whale blew a rainbow-colored HEART as it came up for air.
Rainbow over Breaching Humpback Whale
Whales typically exhale a mixture of air (warmed by the whale’s body), water vapor, and plenty of whale snot.
Randy McConnell recorded the footage as the ship he was on sailed in the waters off Cape Cod
Randy McConnell recorded the footage as the ship sailed in the waters off Cape Cod.
He said: “The rainbow came as a complete surprise. I guess I was just in precisely the right place at the right time as the whales came up for air.
“I love wildlife and I have traveled to many places around the world – but this was probably one of the most magical things I have seen.
“You are able to get very close to them and it seems they are just as curious about us as we are about them.”