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Feb 23, 2015 09:55 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Once too salty to harbor much marine life, bottlenose dolphins moved into the sea at the end of the last ice age, a new study finds.
Feb 14, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Here's a selection of DNews content from the past week that you may not have seen, but should.
Feb 5, 2015 11:55 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
A killer whale in a Miami aquarium that has spent more than four decades in a tank will be granted the same protected status as her wild relatives.
Jan 29, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Skulls of at least some baleen whales have acoustic properties that capture the energy of low frequencies and direct it to their ear bones.
Jan 20, 2015 02:05 PM ET // Discovery News
A paddle boarder went out in search of an encounter with orcas and got his wish when a peaceful pod interacted with him.
Jan 12, 2015 09:35 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
A pod of endangered killer whales welcomed a newborn into the family, and researchers have now determined that it's a girl.
Jan 13, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An extensive new study ranks the largest animals in the ocean.
Jan 7, 2015 12:35 PM ET // Discovery News
While in pursuit of a poaching vessel, a conservation ships encounters a creature never caught live on camera before.
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