An unnamed baby beluga whale meets the press on Tuesday at the Shedd Aquarium with mother, Mauyak. (Credit: John Cody/WBBM Newsradio)

New Baby Beluga Ready To Meet Public

A brand new baby beluga is now 205 pounds and getting ready to meet the public at the Shedd Aquarium.


Mauyak, a female beluga, swims with her newborn calf Monday. (Shedd Aquarium)

Beluga Whale Born At Shedd

Mauyak, the Shedd’s female beluga, gave birth to a healthy calf about 2 a.m. Monday.