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
Oct. 20, 2016 Large swaths of DNA and its lesser-known cousin RNA are dotted by chemical tags that act like Post-It notes, providing additional instructions to the underlying genetic code. ... read more
Oct. 20, 2016 Research has found that a natural compound isolated from onions, onionin A (ONA), has several anti-ovarian cancer properties. This discovery is a result of research on the ... read more
Oct. 19, 2016 To take shape, to move and to reproduce, cells need internal scaffolding composed of slender filaments known as microtubules. Before the cell can use microtubules for these and other essential ... read more
Oct. 19, 2016 Grauer's gorilla, which is confined to the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, is now Critically Endangered, according to a new study. This is the first analysis of the Grauer's gorilla population ... 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