Georgetown biology professor’s dolphin research becomes children’s book

Professor Janet Mann of Georgetown’s biology department has been conducting extensive research on dolphin tool use in Shark Bay in Western Australia. With cute dolphins employing some fascinating survival strategies, Mann’s research is the basis for The Dolphins of Shark… Read More

Dolphins of Shark Bay premieres at GU

“The Dolphins of Shark Bay” had its American Premiere at Georgetown last night. A packed room greeted the United States premiere of BBC documentary “The Dolphins of Shark Bay” in White-Gravenor.  The documentary features Professor Janet Mann, who… Read More

GU scientists collect dolphin DNA from “blow”

Great news for aquatic mammal aficionados! Georgetown scientists have pioneered a non-invasive way to collect dolphin DNA through the animals’ blow. What is blow, you ask? Just the dolphins’ exhalations. (Get your mind out of the gutter, creep.)… Read More