Twenty-Two Fantastical Facts about Dolphins

Twenty-Two Fantastical Facts about Dolphinsby Justin Gregg

Published by Outside the Lines Press
Published: November, 2015

Dolphin researcher Justin Gregg dives deep into the scientific  wonders of one the world’s most-loved animals to bring you this  collection of fascinating dolphin trivia. Twenty-Two Fantastical  Facts about Dolphins will delight dolphin aficionados with eyebrow-raising tales, covering topics like: Dolphins use tools, Dolphins don’t sleep, Dolphins eat each other, Dolphins fight in human wars, Dolphins have ears in their jaws, Dolphins call each other by name. Written by Justin Gregg.


Science/trivia for ages 12+

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Table of Contents

Strange Behavior
Dolphins don’t drink water
Dolphins don’t chew their food
Dolphins don’t sleep
Dolphins almost never drown
Dolphins beach, and nobody knows why

Impressive Skills
Dolphins have super crazy healing powers
Dolphins use tools
Dolphins carry weapons
Dolphins fight in human wars
Dolphins sense magnetic fields
Dolphins can see your bones
Dolphins can hear each other’s thoughts

Bizarre Anatomy
Dolphins have ears in their jaws
Dolphins sometimes have backward dorsal fins
Dolphins communicate with their nostrils
Dolphins are covered in scars
Dolphins are hard to count

Messy Relationships
Dolphins kill their own calves
Dolphins often die young
Dolphins never leave their friend’s side
Dolphins eat each other
Dolphins call each other by name