Feb 20, 2013

Dolphins Call Each Other By Name

This is cool.
Bottlenose dolphins call out the specific names of loved ones when they become separated, a study finds. 
Other than humans, the dolphins are the only animals known to do this, according to the study, published in the latest Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The big difference with bottlenose dolphins is that these communications consist of whistles, not words.
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