A YouTube user uploaded a video of a seal jumping onto the rear deck of his boat in British Columbia to escape killer whales swimming nearby. Read more of the story here and watch the video of the incident.
An elephant seal lounges on a beach near the Antarctic Peninsula. These seals can grow to over 15 feet long and 3 tons in weight. The elephant seal was hunted to near extinction in the 19th century but the population recovered to over half a million animals. (Photo Credit: Jordan Spielman)