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77 Amazing Facts That Will Make You The Most Interesting Person In The Room

Excuse me while I go fact check all of these. And then put my mind back together after it just got blown.

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Ten Amazing Facts About Ocean Animals

Dolphins sleep with only half of their brain and with one eye open so they can watch for predators and other threats.

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Humpback whales and dolphins - WTF fun facts | They are both highly intelligent species who also like to have a good time so this makes complete sense to me.

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They might be able to tell by sonar that internally, unlike fish, we're like them. Try getting those who want to categorise them as 'food'(!) to explain THAT! In any case, the ancient Hellenes, besides inventing physics, philosophy, democracy and everything else that we today consider civilised, also regarded killing a dolphin as 'murder', punishable by death in some cases.

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Facts about Bottlenose Dolphin. A great site for info is http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/creaturefeature/bottlenose-dolphin/

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The fact that we call them puffer fish because they puff up, but dolphins actually puff on them.

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