Long-Lost American Shipwreck Identified By Analyzing Timbers

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Lead author Ignacio Mundo measures one of the ships ribs in preparation for sampling, in an undated photo. The rings revealed the wreckage off the coast of Argentina that is the remains of the Dolphin, an American whaling ship lost in 1859 some 10,000 miles from home. (Mnica Grosso,SWNS/Newsflash)

A shipwreck has been finally identified as a whaler lost more than 160 years ago after scientists analysed TREE RINGS in the rotting timber. The rings revealed the wreckage off…

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Boffins Find Two New Prehistoric Dolphin Species – In Swiss Alps

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Life restoration of the dolphins described in this study: Kentriodon in the foreground, in the background a squalodelphinid (left) and a physeterid (right) chasing a group of eurhinodelphinids. (Jaime Chirinos/Newsflash)

Scientists in Switzerland have discovered two previously unknown dolphin species that inhabited the area of today’s landlocked mountainous country 20 million years ago. Palaeontologists at the University of Zurich said…

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Washed Up Dead Dolphin Found Crawling With Parasites On Spanish Beach

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Dolphin found dead, covered with parasites on a beach in Almeira, Spain in October 2021. (Asociacion Equinac/Newsflash)

This unsettling footage shows a dead dolphin washed up on a Spanish beach crawling with parasites. The footage was posted on Facebook by Asociacion Equinac, a marine wildlife rescue organisation…

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Dead Female Dolphin Found Washed Up On Beach Killed By A Pair Of Female Knickers Wrapped Around Its Flipper

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Gray dolphin found dead on 16 May 2021, on Pontal beach, in Itapoa, Brazil, with panties attached to its fins.

A dolphin has been found washed up dead on a beach after apparently being killed by a pair of women's knickers that had wrapped around its flipper and ended up…

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Sad Florida Dolphin At Asterix Park has Baby Taken Away

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Femke, a mother dolphin in France who barely moves in her tank after her babies were taken from her or died.

This footage shows Femke, a mother dolphin in France who barely moves in her tank after her babies were always taken away from her or died. Animal rights organisation One…

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