A complete lack of understanding of dolphin behavior coupled with the apparent charm of these animals with their perpetually smiling faces probably encouraged people to believe in their superhuman abilities. It must have been, and perhaps still is, easy to interpret dolphin behavior by relating it to human behavior. But what makes for a good story does not necessarily make for good science.
We’d like to take a moment of silence for Dawn Brancheau. Today she would have turned 45 years old. Rest in peace Dawn.
when you hear your mom coming home and remember all the chores you were supposed to do