The Dolphin Pod

The Dolphin Pod is a science podcast hosted by DCP's own Justin Gregg and dedicated to all things dolphin. It was active from August 2006 through February 2009, with over 50 episodes produced, all of which are archived for your listening pleasure on the DCP website. Episodes feature interviews with leading dolphin scientists, coverage of dolphin stories in the news, and loads of mind-tickling information on dolphin behavior, cognition, communication, anatomy, etc.

Bimini Field Site video podcast

This week’s special video podcast turns the spotlight on the Dolphin Communication Project’s research with the Atlantic spotted dolphins near Bimini island in the Bahamas.…

Do dolphins have a language?

NOTE: This article originally appeared as an episode of The Dolphin Pod. Do dolphins have a language? This is a fantastically interesting question, and…

Dolphin Researcher Spotlight: Darcie Blanding

This week’s special video podcast features an interview with Darcie Blanding; research associate with the Dolphin Communication Project. Learn all about Darcie’s work with the…

Dolphins - The Lighter Side

This week’s video podcast showcases the underwater cinematography of Terramar Productions’ John Anderson. This video montage is taken from ‘Dolphins: The Lighter Side’; a DVD…

Dolphins recognize themselves in mirrors

If you’ve been following the news lately, you might have seen a little story about elephants that can recognize themselves in mirrors. This is…

Dolphin Researcher Spotlight: Kelly Melilo

This week’s special video podcast, produced by John Anderson, features an interview with Kelly Melilo: research associate with the Dolphin Communication Project. Learn all about…

Dolphin Tool Use

Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins in Shark Bay Australia have been observed using sponges as tools for foraging. Learn more about dolphin tool use in this…

Dolphin Researcher Spotlight: Kathleen Dudzinski

This week’s special video podcast, produced by John Anderson, features an interview with the director of the Dolphin Communication Project; Kathleen Dudzinski. Learn all about…

Dolphin research at the Roatan Institute of Marine Sciences

This special video podcast, created in 2003, highlights the research being conducted by the Dolphin Communication Project (DCP) with the bottlenose dolphins at the Roatan…

How does echolocation work?

As you may be aware, dolphins are able to use a special kind of sonar called echolocation or biosonar. In fact, all toothed cetaceans,…

How to identify individual dolphins

For scientists studying wild dolphin populations, being able to identify individual dolphins is a vital component of their research. In this week’s episode, learn…

Know a dolphin's body parts

Here is a news flash: dolphins do not have arms or legs! OK, OK, so that is hardly news. Surely everyone knows that dolphins…

Newsflash: Japanese Dolphin Drive Hunts Day of Protest

Today, September 20th 2006, marks an international day of protest initiated by a consortium of scientists against the annual Japanese dolphin drive hunts. The…

Dolphin breathing - it's the thought that counts

In the dolphin brain, breathing is controlled consciously – that means that a dolphin has to think about every breath it wants to take…

Herman's Dolphin Prodigies

Last week, we produced a podcast titled ‘the dim dolphin controversy’. You may recall from this episode that many scientists referred to the work…

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