The population of bottlenose dolphins in Shark Bay, Western Australia, is under threat, according to a new study. Their survival and reproduction rates declined since the marine heatwave in 2011.
Animals April 3, 2019
Researchers found that dolphins tend to simplify their calls and whistles because of the growing ocean noise. How can this affect the creatures' ability to communicate?
Animals October 28, 2018
A group of French scientists tried to ‘measure’ the happiness felt by captive dolphins when they interact with humans. Their study suggested that dolphins confined in recreational activities are motivated and eager to play with humans.
Animals May 29, 2018
Trained bottlenose dolphins will use their natural sonar to locate the elusive vaquita porpoises in the Gulf of California. How can the cetaceans help save the endangered species from possible extinction?
Animals January 4, 2017
Residents in New Jersey discovered the carcass of a dead bottlenose dolphin on North Wildwood Beach on Saturday. The creature's spine was severed in half and it had large clean bite marks, which officials believe could have been made by sharks.
Earth/Environment June 19, 2015
An albino bottlenose dolphin was spotted off the coast of Florida. In total, there have been only 15 albino dolphin sightings in the world.
Earth/Environment January 7, 2015