A slow-moving flood of polluted Mississippi River water is causing serious damage to Gulf species, and a major storm threatens to make it worse.
"My overall impression is it was an unabashedly romantic fantasy."
JV Douglas wondered: “Ominous sign to a similar case before 2011 earthquake in Japan?” Toshiaki Kishiro, head of the Cetacean
Located on the North West coast of Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach offers 27 miles of white sand and emerald green waters
Nothing makes a good holiday brochure richer than the generic picture of a couple aloft an elephant, trekking through lush forest. What could be more authentically backpackery than that? A truly 'real' experience - just add some fire-juggling, a full moon party and copious amounts of local spirits and you have 1000 Facebook likes right there...
Reports have emerged that the mother of a rare albino dolphin calf has committed suicide after being torn apart from her
Intelligence is a complex subject but let's get one thing straight, dolphins aren't dumb. The question about which species are the 'smartest' fascinates us. Our answers will always depend on human-derived value judgements associated with the merit of different attributes...
I argue that dolphins do in fact display startling skill in some of the areas we associate with intelligence, like symbol use and social cognition. But I also argue that when we put dolphin intelligence in context by looking at the intelligent behaviour displayed by other species... the argument for dolphin intellectual superiority gets doused with a bucket of cold, salty water.