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Fitzpatrick fires Miami to big win in Jacksonville
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# NFL

Fitzpatrick fires Miami to big win in Jacksonville

Sep 25th 2020, 8:23 AM 5,816 Views 1 Comment

The 37-year-old ensured the Dolphins took the Florida bragging rights in the NFL.

After 36 years, Fungie has become the Guinness World Records' oldest dolphin living alone
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# Solo

After 36 years, Fungie has become the Guinness World Records' oldest dolphin living alone

Sep 30th 2019, 12:53 PM 66,682 Views 36 Comments

The dolphin was first spotted in Dingle in 1983.

20 years on, first two humpback whales recorded by Irish group are still swimming together
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# Blasket Islands

20 years on, first two humpback whales recorded by Irish group are still swimming together

Sep 22nd 2019, 4:38 PM 22,730 Views 16 Comments

They were first spotted off the coast of Cork in 1999.

Family of bottlenose dolphins spotted off Kerry coast
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# Spirtle

Family of bottlenose dolphins spotted off Kerry coast

Aug 18th 2019, 6:16 PM 23,607 Views 19 Comments

The dolphins are believed to have travelled from Scotland.

Watson throws for 5 touchdowns as Texans roll over Dolphins
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Watson throws for 5 touchdowns as Texans roll over Dolphins

Oct 26th 2018, 8:03 AM 4,062 Views 5 Comments

Houston improved to 5-3 on the season and extended their lead in the AFC South Division after starting out 0-3.

Do we want our beaches strewn with stranded dolphins?
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# Opinion

Do we want our beaches strewn with stranded dolphins?

Jul 7th 2018, 9:00 AM 18,815 Views 26 Comments

It’s time for the government to ban fossil fuel exploration and invest in the real local, rural renewable economy on our coastlines, writes Sinead Mercier.

Cutler shines as Dolphins upset Brady to deny Patriots a divisional title
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# Tables Turned

Cutler shines as Dolphins upset Brady to deny Patriots a divisional title

Dec 12th 2017, 8:35 AM 5,611 Views 7 Comments

Bill Belichick’s men were always chasing the game.

Whales and dolphins have tight-knit social groups and 'human-like' cultures and societies
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# Research

Whales and dolphins have tight-knit social groups and 'human-like' cultures and societies

Oct 17th 2017, 6:45 AM 7,423 Views 9 Comments

The study links the complexity of cetacean culture and behaviour to the size of their brains.

Dolphins airlifted to safety by helicopter in advance of Hurricane Irma
# Cuba
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# Cuba

Dolphins airlifted to safety by helicopter in advance of Hurricane Irma

Sep 8th 2017, 10:34 PM 17,768 Views 15 Comments

The six male dolphins were placed on foam mattresses and flown to the southwestern side of Cuba to avoid the storm landfall.

56 dolphins and whales have washed up on Irish beaches so far this year
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# Record Number

56 dolphins and whales have washed up on Irish beaches so far this year

Feb 18th 2017, 12:00 PM 12,389 Views 32 Comments

This is the highest number at this stage of the year since records began.

Green lights up Cincinnati in Bengals win over Miami
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# Aj

Green lights up Cincinnati in Bengals win over Miami

Sep 30th 2016, 8:15 AM 3,013 Views 0 Comments

The receiver ran in a touchdown and accounted for 173 yards in the win over the Dolphins.

Call for more monitoring of super trawlers after dolphin deaths
# Irish Coast
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# Irish Coast

Call for more monitoring of super trawlers after dolphin deaths

Sep 17th 2016, 3:08 PM 14,315 Views 37 Comments

Irish MEP Seán Kelly said people who break rules should be “dealt with”.

Hawaii's banning people from swimming with dolphins. Tour operators aren't happy
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# Fin

Hawaii's banning people from swimming with dolphins. Tour operators aren't happy

Aug 27th 2016, 11:15 AM 15,241 Views 21 Comments

Federal regulators are concerned that human contact is stressing out the dolphins.

Two dolphins die after becoming stranded off the coast of Mayo
# Washed Up
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# Washed Up

Two dolphins die after becoming stranded off the coast of Mayo

Aug 6th 2016, 8:30 AM 15,911 Views 13 Comments

Rescuers were able to save three of the animals and return them to the sea.

Russia wants to buy 5 dolphins for €22,000 and no, they don't want to disclose why
# Only In Russia
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# Only In Russia

Russia wants to buy 5 dolphins for €22,000 and no, they don't want to disclose why

Mar 12th 2016, 8:30 AM 22,779 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, Ukraine wants its dolphins back from them, saying the creatures didn’t have a choice in the referendum.

How many people were deported or removed from Ireland last year? It's the week in numbers
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# Prime Numbers

How many people were deported or removed from Ireland last year? It's the week in numbers

Mar 5th 2016, 6:30 PM 23,066 Views 19 Comments

Plus: How much money did Osama bin Laden leave in his will?

Foreign supertrawlers blamed for 'dolphin carnage' off Irish coast
# Strandings
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# Strandings

Foreign supertrawlers blamed for 'dolphin carnage' off Irish coast

Mar 4th 2016, 10:51 AM 19,816 Views 29 Comments

Marine enthusiasts say rising numbers of dolphins appear to be drowning after getting caught in fishing nets off the northwest coast.

Watch: Stunning footage of a very close-up dolphin encounter off Malin Head
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# Take A Break

Watch: Stunning footage of a very close-up dolphin encounter off Malin Head

Aug 26th 2015, 10:59 AM 14,189 Views 19 Comments

A Donegal photographer captured the amazing experience.

Global warming means polar bears are now eating dolphins for the first time ever
# So It's Come To This
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# So It's Come To This

Global warming means polar bears are now eating dolphins for the first time ever

Jun 12th 2015, 9:52 PM 22,895 Views 78 Comments

Desperate measures.

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins
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# Animal Cruelty

Japanese fishermen are going to keep on killing dolphins

May 28th 2015, 6:05 AM 11,521 Views 45 Comments

Dolphins that are captured alive can fetch more than €7,000.

Little girl's 'dolphin on wheels' clay creation looks awkwardly phallic
# Play Dooooh
# Play Dooooh

Little girl's 'dolphin on wheels' clay creation looks awkwardly phallic

Dec 31st 2014, 11:21 AM 3,916 Views 2 Comments

Tell us you see it too.

Pictures of genitalia replaced by ducklings and dolphins in Turkish schoolbooks
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# Quack

Pictures of genitalia replaced by ducklings and dolphins in Turkish schoolbooks

Nov 13th 2014, 7:45 AM 37,945 Views 30 Comments

It has sparked more criticism of conservative values being imposed.

Simon Cowell pulls dolphin scenes from this week's X Factor
# Xtra Factor
# Xtra Factor

Simon Cowell pulls dolphin scenes from this week's X Factor

Oct 1st 2014, 6:20 PM 31,649 Views 18 Comments

Thousands of people signed an online petition.

Move over Fungi! Dolphins filmed swimming off the Donegal coast
# Malin Head
# Malin Head

Move over Fungi! Dolphins filmed swimming off the Donegal coast

Sep 17th 2014, 11:45 AM 2,366 Views 0 Comments

Faster than lightning…

Wonderful underwater footage of a pod of dolphins off the Kerry coast
# Blasket Islands
# Blasket Islands

Wonderful underwater footage of a pod of dolphins off the Kerry coast

Sep 12th 2014, 5:57 PM 14,861 Views 14 Comments

The group was spotted around the Blasket Islands.

Cut up your six pack rings warns IWDG after dolphin death in Cork
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# Pollution

Cut up your six pack rings warns IWDG after dolphin death in Cork

Aug 29th 2014, 2:55 PM 23,362 Views 54 Comments

A piece of plastic debris wrapped around its beak preventing it from feeding.

There's plenty of Humpbacks out there, but this year's Whale Watch day was a bit of a washout...
# Holey Show
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# Holey Show

There's plenty of Humpbacks out there, but this year's Whale Watch day was a bit of a washout...

Aug 25th 2014, 3:00 PM 11,215 Views 11 Comments

Around 1,500 people turned out all over Ireland’s coasts yesterday to squint through the mist and try and spot some elusive cetaceans.

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island
# Warm Fuzzies
# Warm Fuzzies

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island

May 2nd 2014, 3:51 PM 2,281 Views 1 Comment

Could this be Fungi’s heir apparent?

Hero dolphins swim with a man to protect him from sharks
# Fin Fun
# Fin Fun

Hero dolphins swim with a man to protect him from sharks

Apr 25th 2014, 2:05 PM 4,459 Views 1 Comment

So long and thanks for all the fish.

Ukraine’s dolphin army has joined the Russian Navy
# Flippin' Hell
# Flippin' Hell

Ukraine’s dolphin army has joined the Russian Navy

Mar 27th 2014, 7:50 AM 16,241 Views 40 Comments

The combat dolphin unit is based in Crimea.

Awe-inspiring footage of huge whale and dolphin 'stampede' off California
# Majestic
# Majestic

Awe-inspiring footage of huge whale and dolphin 'stampede' off California

Mar 3rd 2014, 10:00 PM 6,569 Views 1 Comment

Also a newborn humpback whale snuggling with its mum.

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism
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Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism

Jan 20th 2014, 2:10 PM 9,209 Views 59 Comments

The hunt in the fishing village of Taiji in western Japan has come under international criticism and was the subject of the Academy Award-winning film “The Cove”.

Japanese fishermen capture dolphins ahead of slaughter
# Taiji
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# Taiji

Japanese fishermen capture dolphins ahead of slaughter

Jan 18th 2014, 12:00 PM 13,113 Views 80 Comments

Activists have streamed live footage of the capture online.

Your baby dolphin making the most of the Wexford winter sunshine pics of the day
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# Hook Head

Your baby dolphin making the most of the Wexford winter sunshine pics of the day

Jan 15th 2014, 4:31 PM 17,960 Views 9 Comments

The southeast coast is the place to be for whale and dolphin watchers at this time of year…

Reckless dolphin teens found to be deliberately getting high by chewing pufferfish
# Pass The Puffer
# Pass The Puffer

Reckless dolphin teens found to be deliberately getting high by chewing pufferfish

Dec 31st 2013, 8:30 PM 2,175 Views 4 Comments

They’re just looking for a porpoise in life.

A Fungi to hang out with... Dingle dolphin and friends splash about in the bay
# Fungi And Friends
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# Fungi And Friends

A Fungi to hang out with... Dingle dolphin and friends splash about in the bay

Nov 24th 2013, 12:21 PM 21,656 Views 17 Comments

Party animals!

Scientists discover new species of dolphin
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Scientists discover new species of dolphin

Oct 31st 2013, 7:46 PM 8,428 Views 13 Comments

The Wildlife Conservation Society said it was a significant finding as identifying a new mammal species is rare.

Measles-style virus blamed for hundreds of dolphin deaths since July
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# Unusual

Measles-style virus blamed for hundreds of dolphin deaths since July

Aug 27th 2013, 6:42 PM 5,079 Views 7 Comments

Almost 500 bottlenose dolphins have washed up dead on the east coast of America so far this year, in what researchers are describing as an “unusual mortality event”.

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"
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# Co Clare

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"

Jul 30th 2013, 4:08 PM 44,688 Views 121 Comments

It follows several incidents in which people were rammed and injured. One woman was medivaced home to Germany after an encounter with the mammal.

Study finds dolphins use names to call each other
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Study finds dolphins use names to call each other

Jul 22nd 2013, 8:40 PM 8,492 Views 23 Comments

Each dolphin creates its own signature whistle in the first few months of life and then swims around announcing themselves so others learn it.

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