INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT DOLPHIN
Do you know what is unique in Dolphin? Dolphins are one of the most lovable aquatic mammals. There are around 40 extant species of dolphins. They can swim around 50 kilometers at a time. They have very sharp conical teeth that are used to capture fast-moving prey.
HOW DO THEY SURVIVE UNDERWATER?
Don’t you think what’s special in them that they survive inside water for hours without coming up for oxygen? It’s their skin which makes them special. They take the oxygen present inside the water and survive inside water for hours. Generally, a dolphin comes up in every six hours to take more oxygen from the atmosphere. They flip round and round and produces a whistling sound at the time of breathing. And people love to see Dolphin’s flip. Dolphins are mostly loved by visitors because of their uniqueness of flipping. They don’t harm visitors until and unless they found any kind of danger from them.
What is unique in dolphins?
Do you know what is unique in dolphins? You must wonder after knowing a unique fact about dolphins that is: THEY CAN SLEEP WITH ONE EYE OPEN
Can you imagine a human sleeping with one eye open or either you try to sleep with one eye open? I think your answer is how is this possible? Yes, it is not possible with human beings but Dolphins do sleep with one eye. The reason behind this activity is to protect themselves from becoming a meal of Shark. Dolphins are so intelligent that they detect danger but to be attentive they sleep with one eye open. This is the formation of Dolphins by nature that they can rest their half part and be attentive with other half parts of there body at a time. The ability to stay partially conscious also allows them to get air while sleeping.
DOES DOLPHINS BELONGS TO THE FAMILY OF FISHES?
Many people believe that Dolphins are part of the Fish family. But this isn’t a reality. This is a myth that Dolphins are one among the different types of fish. Dolphins and Whales are not fish. Even Dolphins eat fishes as their food. According to Japanese Deep Ocean Swimmer when he was observing Dolphins he found that Dolphins need sunlight to survive and most probably Dolphins comes up to the water surface in the daytime to take sunlight as well as oxygen. However there skin has a layer of fat or blubber which keeps there body warm.
WHY ARE DOLPHINS EXTINCT?
Increase in pollution led to several problems for aquatic animals. According to a survey, every six-hour two dolphins die every day. The cause that came out is a harmful effect of chemicals which are added to oceans by industries. They make the water poisonous and aquatic animals including Dolphins die due to this.