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Why dolphins have been enlisted They've got bigger brains than we have and they can even sing the theme tune from 'Batman' (posted:10/7/05, 3:53:58 PM)
Scientists learned how to communicate with dolphins using an instrument called a hydrophone, an underwater sound projector which can deliver high-pitched sounds audible to the animals. They learned that dolphins can be trained to recognise commands. They also found that the dolphins were able to mimic sounds and rhythms relayed through the hydrophone.