Putting a Tail on a Dolphin

November 2006
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;11/10/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p3
The article focuses on the project of fitting a bottlenose dolphin named Winter with a prosthetic tail. Winter lost her tail in an accident. In spite of her disability, Winter still acts like a dolphin. Even without her tail, she learned to swim by moving from side to side. According to Dana Zucker, an officer of the Clearwater Aquarium in Florida, Winter is a unique dolphin.


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