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A new study finds that toothed whales can make a range of vocalizations, including some akin to human 'vocal fry,' thanks to a special nasal structure. Adam Li / NOAA/NMFS/SWFSC hide caption

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Toothed whales use 'vocal fry' to hunt for food, scientists say

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Satellite imagery from Friday appears to show dolphin pens at the entrance to Sevastopol's harbor. The naval base there is important to the Russian military because of its proximity to the Crimean Peninsula. Satellite image ©2022 Maxar Technologies hide caption

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In this image released by Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, the carcasses of dead white-sided dolphins lay on a beach Sunday after being pulled from the water on the island of Eysturoy, which is part of the Faeroe Islands. Sea Shepherd via AP hide caption

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New research shows that dolphins can learn foraging behavior from other dolphins. Sonja Wild/Dolphin Innovation Project hide caption

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Dolphins Learn Foraging Tricks From Each Other, Not Just From Mom

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An orca surfaces near Vancouver Island, Canada. The country's Parliament has passed legislation banning the practice of breeding and holding dolphins, whales and porpoises in captivity. VW Pics/Universal Images Group via Getty Images hide caption

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A vaquita caught as by-catch in Baja California, Mexico. Accidental entanglement in fishing gear is one of the biggest threat to this species, which is down to only 60 animals. Flip Nicklin/ Minden Pictures/Getty Images hide caption

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An artistic rendering of the seaside dolphin sanctuary proposed by the National Aquarium in Baltimore. The aquarium is scouting locations in Florida and the Caribbean. Studio Gang via AP hide caption

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Two sperm whales, members of a social unit named "The Group of Seven," begin a dive together in the deep waters close to Dominica, West Indies. Courtesy of Luke Rendell/Whitehead Lab Dominica Sperm Whale Project hide caption

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"Anytime you're in the wild with a beautiful animal you're going to feel good," says Susan Casey, author of Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins. Penguin Random House hide caption

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Exploring The 'Wild And Haunting World Of Dolphins'

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Some researchers have begun to question the notion that dolphins are the super-intelligent creatures they've been made out to be. Pavel Golovkin/AP hide caption

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Dolphins: Adorable, Playful, Not As Smart As You Might Think

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Demonstrators at a rally in Tokyo on August 31 protest against the start of Japan's annual dolphin hunt in Taiji. Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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An elephant at the Emmen, Netherlands, zoo stands at the edge of a ditch in 2009, a day after another elephant fell into the ditch and died. Olaf Kraak/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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