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Marine Mammal Science

Marine Mammal Science is a podcast covering some of the latest scientific research on marine mammals – whales and dolphins, polar bears, seals and sea lions, manatees and dugongs, and sea otters. The podcast is produced by Absolutely Smashing Events and Consulting on behalf of the Society for Marine Mammalogy and the journal Marine Mammal Science. The host, editor and producer is Dr. Ashley Scarlett, familiarly known as Dr Scarlett Smash.


Difference in social structures of Hawaiian bottlenose dolphins 19:57 08/10/2022
Mercury levels in dolphins in the USA 21:20 08/08/2022
IWC Scientific Committee 29:03 08/06/2022
SMM’s Upcoming Conference 23:06 07/30/2022
Solitary sociable dolphins 27:05 07/22/2022
Wild marine mammals interacting with humans 25:49 07/16/2022
Whale communication: what do the ‘whups’ and ‘grumbles' mean? 29:11 07/09/2022
Does river restoration mean more food for seals? 18:25 07/02/2022
Cool facts about whale migration and a new whale species 25:24 06/25/2022
Whale they stay or whale they go now? The science of whale migrations 17:25 06/18/2022
Seaweeds on seals: algal and cyanobacteria growth on harbor seals 22:10 06/11/2022
Manatees in Sarasota 23:54 06/04/2022
Cetacean Communication and Cognition 28:04 05/28/2022
Possibilities for renewable energy 19:19 05/21/2022
Speaking Porpoise 21:03 05/14/2022
What are bottlenose dolphins saying? 24:29 05/07/2022
Manatees Communicating 28:11 04/30/2022
The history of whaling, pt 2 16:31 04/23/2022
The history of whaling, pt 1 23:00 04/16/2022
Reproduction in female dolphins: the mechanics of the clitoris 22:52 04/09/2022
The science behind how pinnipeds control their whiskers 33:41 04/02/2022
The exposure of baleen whales to microplastics 20:53 03/26/2022
From Bats to Polar Bears 22:06 03/19/2022
Saving Australia's sea lion pups 30:07 03/12/2022
Community of Dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico 18:05 03/05/2022
Polar bear diets 23:09 02/26/2022
What scientists learn from a stranded marine mammal 33:37 02/19/2022
Why whales and dolphins have whiskers 17:41 02/12/2022
California Sea Lions and their whiskers. 19:04 02/05/2022
A few of my favorite things - whiskers on marine mammals. 20:50 01/29/2022