Museum of Natural Mystery – Exhibit 18b: Sunk Cost

Appendix: Part 2 of NatMysteryCast’s deep dive into the real whales that inspired Moby Dick! In 1820, an enormous sperm whale sank the whaleship Essex. Lost at sea, the surviving crew soon found that the vengeful whale was the least of their worries.     The tragic tale of the Essex has recently been made […]