19 May '12, 10am

Talking To Dolphins Could Be Possible With New Device | Care2 Causes

Talking To Dolphins Could Be Possible With New Device | Care2 Causes

Did you know that dolphins are believed to be the world’s second most intelligent animals, with only humans displaying greater brainpower? Still we keep them captive and train them to do tricks, as if they don’t have emotions or desires of their own. Anyone who watched “Flipper” as a kid has heard the distinct cackles and squeaks that a dolphin uses to communicate. Scientists have long known that the dolphins speak to each other with these noises, and are likely trying to speak to us as well. Only we don’t understand that particular language. If we could, it could be a big step toward finding out just how smart they really are. Good thing scientists are hard at work creating a device that might do just that. A team from the Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, working with colleagues from tech company Fusion, Inc., have created an underwater speaker (pictured...

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care2.com 19 May '12, 1pm

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Would You Pay a 20% "Fat Tax"? | Care2 Causes

Would You Pay a 20% "Fat Tax"? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 19 May '12, 7pm

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Nike Air Penny 5 ‘Dolphins’ – New Images

Nike Air Penny 5 ‘Dolphins’ – New Images

sneakerfiles.com 18 May '12, 4pm

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South Korean Captive Dolphins Have a Shot at Freedom | Care2 Causes

South Korean Captive Dolphins Have a Shot at Fr...

care2.com 12 May '12, 7pm

South Korea could be well on it’s way to becoming a dolphin-friendly nation. Like many other countries, it has captive fac...

Cruelty Exposed in Gaited Horse World | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 20 May '12, 6am

A recent undercover investigation by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) at a training barn for Tennessee Walki...

[News] - Nike Air Penny 5 “Dolphins” New Images

[News] - Nike Air Penny 5 “Dolphins” New Images

kicksonfire.com 16 May '12, 5pm

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Nike Air Penny 5 "Dolphins"

Nike Air Penny 5 "Dolphins"

nicekicks.com 16 May '12, 2pm

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Wave-Powered "Dolphin Speaker" Could Let Us Tal...

treehugger.com 23 May '12, 2pm

NOAA's National Ocean Service /CC BY-SA 2.0 We know that dolphins and other cetaceans are amazing communicators, capable o...

Finding A Groom For Dying Celebrity Dog, Lucky | Care2 Causes

Finding A Groom For Dying Celebrity Dog, Lucky ...

care2.com 19 May '12, 8pm

Lucky the Maltese has posed with so many of Hollywood’s hottest stars it has earned her the title of “Most Photographed Do...

2,000 Birds Found Dead in Chile: Are Fishermen To Blame? | Care2 Causes

2,000 Birds Found Dead in Chile: Are Fishermen ...

care2.com 12 May '12, 4am

Some 2,000 birds have been found dead on a four-mile stretch of beach in central Chile. The birds include grey petrels, pe...

What It Means To Be A Mother In Afghanistan | Care2 Causes

What It Means To Be A Mother In Afghanistan | C...

care2.com 13 May '12, 10am

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U.S. Navy's Sonars and Explosives Could Hurt more Dolphins and Whales Than Previously Thought

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treehugger.com 14 May '12, 4pm

Marine Mammals Haven't Evolved to Handle This We already knew that some of the operations of the U.S. military (and of the...

World's First Vegetarian Shark Shuns Meat | Care2 Causes

World's First Vegetarian Shark Shuns Meat | Car...

care2.com 21 May '12, 4pm

A six-foot-long nurse shark living at the Birmingham National Sea Life Center in England has reportedly become the first s...

Beluga Whales At Risk From Destructive Oil and Gas Drilling | Care2 Causes

Beluga Whales At Risk From Destructive Oil and ...

care2.com 18 May '12, 11pm

Endangered Cook Inlet beluga whales are threatened by oil drilling and exploration, according to a lawsuit just filed by t...