Dolphins

DIY

This DIY Headset Lets You Echolocate Like a Dolphin

Using bone conduction headphones and some drone parts, marine scientist Andrew Thaler crafted a pair of glasses that help you “see” like a dolphin would.
Samantha Cole
7.25.18
under the sea

Give Yourself a Brain Massage With 10 Straight Hours of Ocean Footage

A new YouTube video brings serene "oceanscapes" to you.
Becky Ferreira
5.31.18
Dolphins

How Did Tropical Dolphins End Up Off the Coast of Canada?

“It certainly does suggest the North Pacific is warming up,” says one researcher.
Tracey Lindeman
4.20.18
fish and ships

The Military Wants Genetically-Modified Sea Creatures to Snitch on Enemy Ships

Critics of the militarization of marine life say the problem with a new DARPA program is moral, not practical.
David Axe
2.22.18
dolphin sex

Scientists Inflated Dead Dolphin Dicks to Simulate Cetacean Sex

“The degree of coevolution is astounding.”
Kate Lunau
10.10.17
humans of the year

Aubrie O’Rourke Trained Dolphins, Researched HIV, and Is Helping NASA Get to Mars

And she's just getting started.
Samantha Cole
4.30.17
fantastico

'A River Below' Is a Documentary About Killing Dolphins in Order to Save Them

A perfect movie for the post-truth era of alternative facts.
Sarah Jeong
4.24.17
Boners

Biologists Make Dead Dolphins Have Sex in the Name of Science

Just another DIY dolphin sex technique devised by curious evolutionary biologists.
Becky Ferreira
4.24.17
Sleep

Why It’s Impossible to Get a Good Night’s Sleep in a Strange New Bed

Amanda Roth
4.21.16
LOUISIANA

Fetal and Baby Dolphin Deaths Increased After Deepwater Horizon Spill

Dead dolphins found in the spill zone had lung abnormalities, too.
Kate Lunau
4.12.16
Music

Why Did Nobody Ever Tell Me the ‘Ecco the Dolphin’ Soundtrack Is Tight As Hell?

It befits a game about a chill time-traveling dolphin.
Michael Byrne
4.1.16
News

New Jersey Says Releasing Dolphin's Autopsy Would Infringe Its Privacy [Updated]

The state has found a creative reason to cover up the results of a necropsy related to the August death of a dolphin.
Jason Koebler
1.11.16
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