Tokyo (AFP) - The Japanese town made infamous by the Oscar-winning documentary "The Cove" will open a marine park where visitors can swim with dolphins, but officials said Monday its annual slaughter of the creatures will continue in a nearby bay.
The fight over Mexican tuna, and whether it is truly fished using dolphin safe practices, rages on. Mexico recently won a two decade long fight to get its tuna labeled dolphin safe. The WTO this month ruled in its favor. But the U.S. still refuses to allow Mexican tuna with a dolphin safe label on store shelves. Mexico says it's had enough and is preparing to retaliate with trade sanctions on U ...
News of a beached dolphin close to their school on Thursday led some curious students of Tanjay City Science High School to the shoreline of Barangay (village) Tugas in Tanjay City, Negros Oriental, to catch a glimpse of the marine mammal.
True imitation is a rarity in the animal kingdom. Dolphins are able to mimic other dolphins behavior, especially when trained to do so as part of a do-as-I-do experiment. Even when blindfolded, the dolphins had no trouble figuring out what another dolphin was doing from sound alone. Interestingly, when imitating the far stranger behavior of a swimming human, blindfolded dolphins used ...
It was 40 years ago. Virginia Shipper's daughter, Valerie, wasn't feeling well so she let her stay home from school. As the day wore on, Valerie felt better.
The Dolphin Island opened on Sept 30; Singapore should learn something from India.
How to Collect a Dead Dolphin [Slide Show]
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan?A rare striped dolphin kept returning to the beach here Friday morning until its baffled rescuers realized the marine mammal had trouble swimming because of an injury. Fernando de Guzman, head of the provincial disaster risk reduction and management council, said the dolphin was discovered at about 5:30 a.m. by rescue personnel. ?I immediately instructed them to return ...
Delphinus the Dolphin is one of Ptolomy's original 48 constellations. Even though it's small and dim it's also distinct, and one of the few constellations that actually resembles what its name.
Do animals pay a price for fame?
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