It is scientifically proven that the sounds emitted by dolphins can benefit children with difficulties in socializing and having a good sleep.
A pair of dolphins have been brought to Yucatan in Mexico to perform these acts.
AP (Feb. 16, 2012) Rescue teams from the International Fund for Animal Welfare are trying to save 10 stranded dolphins. Last month 177 short-beaked common dolphins stranded on Cape Cod, that's five times what ... watch video
AP (Jan. 18, 2012) Teams from the International Fund for Animal Welfare are working to rescue scores of Common dolphins stranded on the shores of Cape Cod. Nineteen of the 27 dolphins stranded alive were released. ... watch video
AP (Mar. 11, 2016) Scientists are concerned the popularity of swimming with dolphins is harming the animals. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is preparing to propose regulations that could ban ... watch video
AP (July 12, 2013) A group of blind and visually impaired students got the chance to interact with dolphins at Miami's Seaquarium. The program supports learning about nature and confidence ... watch video
Sep. 30, 2016 CDC today announced updates to its interim guidance for pre-pregnancy counseling and prevention of sexual transmission of Zika based on ongoing assessment of available data, primarily extending the ... read more
Sep. 28, 2016 Plants cannot simply relocate to better surroundings when their environmental conditions are no longer suitable. Instead, they have developed sophisticated molecular adaptation mechanisms. Scientists ... read more
Sep. 28, 2016 Vitamin D supplementation can reduce the severity of tuberculosis (TB) in wild boar and red deer, new research shows. Wild boar and red deer are key hosts of TB and transmit the disease to cattle and ... read more
Sep. 29, 2016 Newly recovered fossils confirm that Drepanosaurus, a prehistoric cross between a chameleon and an anteater, was a small reptile with a fearsome finger. The second digit of its forelimb sported a ... read more
Sep. 29, 2016 Wind turbines are known to kill large birds, such as golden eagles, that live nearby. Now there is evidence that birds from up to hundreds of miles away make up a significant portion of the raptors ... read more
Sep. 29, 2016 Keen gardeners stocking their domestic ponds with exotic or wild aquatic species could be inadvertently fueling the rapid spread of the lethally infectious frog disease ranavirus in England, ... read more
Aug. 4, 2014 A new analysis on failed shark attacks on the approximately 120 Atlantic spotted dolphins that are residents of the waters near Bimini, The Bahamas, has found that a total of 14 dolphins (15 percent ... read more
May 8, 2012 To gain new insights into how dolphins communicate, researchers in Japan created a prototype of an extremely broadband “dolphin speaker” capable of projecting dolphins’ communication sounds, ... read more
Mar. 29, 2012 Dolphins behave uniquely. On the one hand, male dolphins form alliances with others; on the other hand, they live in an open social structure. Anthropologists from the University of Zurich detected ... read more