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Spirtle's rescuers weren't sure she would survive. Now they're hoping for a baby Spirtle.
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We live on a planet where it's often difficult to engage in meaningful, intelligent conversations with our fellow humans. But what if interspecies communication with non-human creatures could occur ―...
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How can this have happened again?
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There are two dolphin shows left in Australia.
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Does this mean they have their own human-like language?
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In 1986, when then-NSW MP Bob Carr introduced legislation banning the capture and display of wild dolphins, he thought it would be the end of 'dolphinariums'. Today, 30 years later, he is joining Gree...
If you take selfies with animals -- be they dolphin "kisses", elephant rides or shark wrestles -- you've got a lot to learn. Clearly, people wanting these sorts of photos are narcissistic so they probably don't give a toss, but, in some cases, this lack of empathy can be lethal.
We humans love dolphins -- they're cute, playful and highly intelligent. What's not to like? Ask an octopus. The unassuming octopus in the photo below was minding its own business last week off Wester...