Stranded Dolphins Discovered With Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
Three species of dolphins found stranded in the Scottish coastal waters were identified by researchers with brain issues related to Alzheimer's disease in humans. The dolphins were part of a pod, or group, of other twenty-two odontocetes. The brains of...
Five Remarkable Marine Animals of Greece (And Where to Find Them)
Many remarkable marine animals can be found in the waters of Greece.
Greeks Defy Cold to Rescue Beached Dolphin
After a passerby spotted a dolphin on the shore of Kariani Beach, near Kavala, locals rushed to save a second dolphin that had somehow become stuck on dry land. A number of volunteers set out to rescue the majestic sea...
Crete: Locals Rescue and 'Baptize' Dolphin
Members of a Greek Orthodox Church in Crete unofficially baptized a dolphin that was found nearly dead at a local beach. The animal was named Anastasis (the word for “resurrection” in Greek) because of its miraculous recovery. The dolphin was found on the coast...