Dolphins routinely produce 10 times more power than the fittest human athletes do, concludes a new study on the herculean marine mammals.
Read the article …
Good read about all the little victories in the pledge for cetacean’s right to freedom and respect.
A great compilation of notable achievements in 2013.
The latest BBC documentary “Dolphins: Spy in the Pod” was revealing dolphins getting repeatedly high on pufferfish. When harassed, pufferfish first enlarge their bodies to make themselves less palatable. If that’s not enough, they have the ability to secrete tetrodotoxin (TTX) to ward off potential predators. Read more …
During a Manta Ray Night Dive off the Kona Coast, Hawaii a Bottlenose Dolphin swam up to one of the divers and showed him his entanglement by fishing line. Watch how the dolphin consciously seeks out the help of the diver.
Miranda Cosgrove teams up with the Oceana project to stop seismic air guns in the ocean.
Oh, here they come – really out of the blue …
Out of the Big Blue
Wowsa, speeding through Bimini waters.
Some amazing footage from dolphins who developed a very special fishing technique. Read the article.
The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group (IWDG) has welcomed recent measures to protect deep-diving cetaceans from the potential effects of seismic survey noise. Read more…
This is an important step in the right direction.
A bit later than usual our monthly fav.
Effortless gliding through the waters and diving in utter synchronicity.