News Actions Facebook Tweet Email Video Extra: Scientist collects, studies whale snot By: CBS News Posted at 11:04 AM, Jan 11, 2019 and last updated 2019-01-11 13:04:23-05 A scientist in Australia uses drones to collect whale snot. For Dr. Vanessa Pirotta, every day is hump day. Copyright 2021 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Sign up for the Morning Headlines Newsletter and receive up to date information. now signed up to receive the Morning HeadlinesNewsletter. Click here to manage all Newsletters 44 courses for just $119!