https://youtu.be/f084o0V_ECs A team from the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations saved four orcas, including a pup, stuck in the ice field near the island of Sakhalin. The rescuers spend eight hours freeing the large cetaceans from their icy prison. It's a happy ending for this group of orcas. The four cetaceans, including a pup, [...]
The government has forbidden all travel on a river in southwest Bangladesh, an area surrounded by the biggest mangrove forest in the world. The ban on navigation in the Shela river was imposed after a ship carrying more than one thousand tons of coal sank, threatening the delicate equilibrium of the Sundarbans region and the [...]
Have you ever wondered what makes humans capable of higher thinking? Do other animals have these traits too? The mirror test has the answers to these questions.
Par Sabrina Kim 1er Décembre 2015 The images shown above and on the left side are not new or revolutionary—they are familiar to everyone, and it is more likely than not that you have seen one of these shows at some point in your life. It’s easy to dismiss them as a light-hearted form of [...]
It seems like each day there is more news of a whale dying in captivity, condemned to a shorter life by entrapment in the tiny tanks they call home. What whales have we lost so far? What are the parks saying about it?
Dolphin Tale tells us the story of Winter, a baby dolphin who was found in a lagoon in southern Florida, hopelessly entangled in crab trap line. She was transported immediately to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium for treatment of her tail, which had lost circulation during the hours that she was trapped. Despite the best efforts [...]
Here is the story of a rescue that is far from common, something that exemplifies perfectly the proper relationship between dolphin and man. During a night scuba trip in Hawaii, this dolphin, tangled hopelessly in a fishing line, swims right up to a group of divers. It was clear that the dolphin needed help. On Friday, January 18th, [...]