Hawaii Dolphins Take Whale Rides


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If you’re looking for a little holiday “Awwwwww!” look no further than this fascinating item we stumbled upon at io9.com—it describes instances of bottlenose dolphins taking rides on the noses of humpback whales in waters off Kauai and Maui. Scientists observed the repeated interactions and could only conclude that the cetaceans were simply playing with each other. Great read, cool photos, at the link.

 

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