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July 2015

NMMF Press Release: Research with Dolphins Provides Hope for Prevention of Diabetes in Humans

PLOS One: Increased Dietary Intake of Saturated Fatty Acid Heptadecanoic Acid (C17:0) Associated with Decreasing Ferritin and Alleviated Metabolic Syndrome in Dolphins

May 2015

PLOS One: Adrenal Gland and Lung Lesions in Gulf of Mexico Common Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) Found Dead following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

The Wall Street Journal: Study Finds Link Between Dolphin Deaths, Oil Exposure – May 20, 2015

The Guardian: Deepwater Horizon oil spill killed large numbers of dolphins, study suggests – May 20, 2015

The New York Times: Study Links Dolphin Deaths to Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

PBS Newshour: NOAA Report: Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused biggest dolphin die-off in Gulf’s history – May 20, 2015

The Advocate: A spike in dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico was likely caused by the animals breathing air following the Deepwater Horizon spill, a new report says – May 20, 2015

NOAA: Deepwater Horizon oil spill contributed to high number of Gulf dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

NOAA’s Response and Restoration Blog: Latest NOAA Study Ties Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to Spike in Gulf Dolphin Deaths – May 20, 2015

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Veterinary Medicine: Researchers Link Dolphin Deaths to Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

Newsroom America: Researchers Link Dolphin Deaths To Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

Western Daily Press: Deepwater Horizon disaster kills many bottlenose dolphins – May 20, 2015

Yahoo! News: BP oil spill caused dolphins’ lung disease, deaths: study – May 20, 2015

wlfi.com news: Five years after oil spill, Gulf’s future still unknown – May 20, 2015

phys.org: Deepwater Horizon oil spill contributed to high number of Gulf dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

nature.com: Deepwater Horizon oil spill linked to Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

thinkprogress.com: Study Links Record Dolphin Die-Off In The Gulf Of Mexico To Deepwater Horizon Spill – May 20, 2015

Houston Public Media: Scientists Say BP Spill Killed Dolphins, BP Says No It Didn’t – May 20, 2015

Interrete: Deepwater Horizon oil spill contributed to high number of Gulf dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

NOAA Fisheries: Deepwater Horizon oil spill contributed to high number of Gulf dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

AlJazeera America: NOAA: BP oil spill still killing dolphins five years on – May 20, 2015

Offshore Engineer: NOAA: Deepwater Horizon responsible for dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

ScienceNews.org: Five years on, Deepwater Horizon oil spill’s impact lingers – May 20, 2015

Science Daily: Deepwater Horizon oil spill contributed to high number of Gulf dolphin deaths – May 20, 2015

WSKG Radio: NOAA Report: Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused biggest dolphin die-off in Gulf’s history – May 20, 2015

Society of Environmental Journalists: Study Links Dolphin Deaths to Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

EcoWatch: Record Dolphin Die-Off Linked to Gulf Oil Spill – May 20, 2015

IFL Science: Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Contributing To Dolphin Strandings – May 20, 2015

The Washington Post: BP oil spill is sending record number of dolphins to watery graves, scientists say – May 20, 2015

December 2013

The Wall Street Journal: Sick Dolphins Tied to BP Oil Spill – December 20, 2013

NPR: Scientists Charge BP Oil Spill ‘Gravely’ Injured Dolphins – December 19, 2013

September 2013

The New York Times: A Wealth of Data in Whale Breath – September 30, 2013

May 2013

U-T San Diego: Stranded sea lions released to wild – May 7, 2013

April 2013

KPBS: Sea Lions Struggle On San Diego Coast – April 19, 2013

KFMB 760AM Talk Radio: Number of stranded sea lions continues to grow – April 18, 2013

U-T San Diego: Philanthropist gives helping hand to stranded sea lions – April 10, 2013

KPBS: More Sea Lions Turning Up On Local Beaches (Radio) – April 9, 2013

KPBS: More Sea Lions Turning Up On Local Beaches (TV) – April 9, 2013

U-T San Diego: Foundation offers challenge grant for sea lion care – April 5, 2013

NBC San Diego: NOAA Declares Unusual Mortality Event for Sea Lions – April 4, 2013

CBS San Diego: Stepping up efforts to help sea lions in trouble – April 4, 2013

March 2013

KPBS: Federal Officals Research Sea Lion Troubles – March 28, 2013

Press Release: U.S. Government sounds the alarm about high number of sea lion strandings. – March 27, 2013

October 2012

Today Show: Dr. Sam Ridgway talks about a Beluga whale that mimicked speech – October 23, 2012

Press Release: Scientists Release Audio of Beluga Whale Mimicking Human Speech, Publish Research Findings – October 23, 2012

BBC: Beluga whale ‘makes human-like sounds’ – October 22, 2012

Nature.com: The whale that talked – October 22, 2012

May 2012

Chemical & Engineering News: Chemical & Engineering News: Marine Mammal Health – May 7, 2012

July 2011

Tufts Veterinary Magazine: Learning from Flipper – July 11, 2011

February, 2010

NPR Science Friday: Scientists Study Dolphins as a Model of Human Health – February 19, 2010

NPR Science Friday: Video Archives – Dolphins and Comparative Medicine – February 19, 2010

CBS News: Diabetes Study Seeks Clues in Dolphins – February 19, 2010

National Geographic: Dolphins Turn Diabetes Off and On – Hope for Humans? – February 19, 2010

BBC News: Dolphins have Diabetes Off Switch – February 19, 2010