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12/13/2013 12:06 am ET Updated Feb 12, 2014

WATCH: Did This Expert Just Figure Out How to Talk to Dolphins?

What if you could spend your summers swimming with dolphins in turquoise seas? Behavioral biologist Denise Herzing does just that. In this beautiful video, meet some of the dolphins she's befriended along the way. Watch a mother dolphin play with her infant, and learn what such magical moments can teach us about how dolphins communicate -- and how we might join the conversation.

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