Big catch

Pakistani fishermen use cranes to pull the carcass of a whale shark from the waters at a fish harbour in Karachi on Feb. 7, 2012. The 40-foot whale, weighing about 6-7 tons, was found dead in Arabian Sea off the port city of Karachi. Below, curious onlookers crowd around the carcass. (Photos: Asif Hassn/AFP/Getty Images)


Big Snapshot: Whale shark the size of a school bus reeled in
Fisherman in Pakistan got more than they bargained for at the port.