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Dolphins Reveal a Mysterious Hidden Sense: They Can Detect Electric Fields

Research by the University of Rostock and Nuremberg Zoo reveals that captive bottlenose dolphins can reliably detect weak electric fields under water, suggesting a sixth sense that may aid in prey detection and even understanding Earth’s magnetic field.

Fishing ban extension raises hopes for iconic Amazon pink river dolphin

The Amazon river dolphin, or boto, is an integral feature of the rainforest’s biodiversity and culture, and is central to several Indigenous tales.