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Science Bulletins: Whales Give Dolphins a Lift (Video)

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Many species interact in the wild, most often as predator and prey. But recent encounters between humpback whales and bottlenose dolphins reveal a playful side to interspecies interaction. In two different locations in Hawaii, scientists watched as dolphi

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Barb Knight (1688)
Monday December 23, 2013, 9:13 pm
Wow! This is amazing to watch! I told ya I'd make up for yesterday's post on Animals Australia!! Merry Christmas Eve!!

Barb Knight (1688)
Monday December 23, 2013, 9:16 pm
lol it's already Dec 24th here in's 12:15am!!

Gvapo T (22)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 2:21 am
We could learn something from them.
Thanks Barb! :)

Bob P (394)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 1:49 pm
Thanks Barb

Roger G (154)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 2:54 pm
noted, thanks

Carmen S (611)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 3:00 pm
Wonderful, thanks Barb for sharing this.

Kamia T (89)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 4:21 pm
Let's see, dolphins and whales can figure out how to play together peacefully, and we can't. Who's the smarter species, exactly?

Dianne D (490)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 8:14 pm
Very interesting

Nelson Baker (0)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 8:19 pm
Animals never cease to amaze.

Debra Tate (17)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 9:02 pm
Thanks! Great video! Noted!

Lona G (79)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 9:19 pm
Fantastic images. Both whales and dolphins obviously enjoy each others company. Both are smart enough to interpret each others signals correctly and play. It marvelous to see how relaxed that dolphin lays on top of the whales head while it is lifted out of the water.

Kerrie G (116)
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 1:59 am
Noted, thanks.

Ruth C (87)
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 11:44 am
This shows how much smarter animals are then people, different species can get along but people hate their own kind for being from another country or another skin color!

Jav R (0)
Sunday December 29, 2013, 7:02 pm
Impresionante. Gracias.

Sergio Padilla (65)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 8:26 am
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