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Bottlenose Dolphins

Dolphins Much Sicker After BP Spill: Study

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green

A year after BP's disastrous 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a team of researchers found that dolphins in the vicinity of the spill showed major...

Are East Coast Dolphin Deaths On The Rise?

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2013 | Green

By Victoria Cavaliere Aug 1 (Reuters) - Carcasses of bottlenose dolphins are washing up on U.S. East Coast beaches from New Jersey to ...

LOOK: Three South Korean Dolphins Thrive In Open Ocean After Years In Illegal Captivity

The Huffington Post | LindseyDavis | Posted 07.30.2013 | Good News

Three dolphins kept illegally in aquarium tanks are finally getting to stretch their fins in the wide open ocean, thanks to the collaborative efforts ...

PHOTOS: Blue Whale Encounters in the Sea of Cortez

Sandra Larriva | Posted 05.23.2013 | Green
Sandra Larriva

At first, your eyes wander near and far in an attempt to take in the enormity of the creature. Then, a voice in your head screams, having realized that you're in the presence of the largest animal that's ever lived.

LOOK: Seaworld Saves Stranded Dolphin

Posted 05.22.2012 | Green

SeaWorld saved a newborn bottlenose dolphin calf Sunday after the animal was found stranded in shallow waters under a mangrove in Three Sisters Island...

Why Bisexual Rapist Dolphins Matter

Rob Brooks | Posted 07.14.2012 | Science
Rob Brooks

We can come to understand ourselves and our human motives by observing animals and by studying the evolution of our own species. But the fact that something happens in nature doesn't make it right.

'The Cove''s Dolphin Slaughter Town, Taiji, Japan, Logs Dangerous Mercury Levels In Residents

AP | JAY ALABASTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TAIJI, Japan — Residents of the dolphin-hunting village depicted in Oscar documentary "The Cove" have dangerously high mercury levels, likely be...

"Go Diego Go" Takes on an Oil Spill

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

I was happy to see the show bring up the issue of how animals are threatened by oil spills. But I also thought it was odd how the show made cleaning up a spill seem so easy.

Thousands Of Dolphins And Whales Killed Between Oct and March In Japan

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TAIJI, Japan �" Taiji reveals its Janus face as soon as you emerge from the road tunnel on the town's periphery. Bottlenoses leap out of the water i...

Shrewsbury River Dolphins Remains Too Scared By Construction To Go Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TRENTON, N.J. — The survivors of a group of dolphins living in a New Jersey river have returned after briefly heading toward the sea. Three of ...