Blue Whale Off Southern California (video) Cell Press Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This video shows a blue whale off Southern California performs a high pitch lunge with no roll until after the lunge when it rolls back to the dorsal-up position. Credit Ari S. Friedlaender Usage Restrictions Credit Required. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.