Researchers have developed a type of breathalyser that can diagnose dolphin health by measuring the metabolites in their breath.
Alcohol consumption isn't the only thing a breath analysis can reveal. Scientists have been studying its possible use for diagnosing a wide range of conditions in humans -- and now in the beloved bottlenose dolphin. One team describes a new instrument that can analyze the metabolites in breath from dolphins, which have been dying in alarming numbers along the Atlantic coast this year.
This is your brain on dolphins.
PORT River dolphin volunteer Marianna Boorman reveals loss, love and the art of ?tail walking? in her latest dolphin diary.
With a swipe across an iPad, a game player becomes a bottlenose dolphin. Everything the gamer does, the dolphin does, too. She can dive deep into the water, shoot 20 feet up and twist into a full-body spin in midair. Amid the acrobatics, the gamer hunts fish, outsmarts sharks and takes on other...
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