New study uses pneumotachometer to measure dolphin efficiency

By Imma Perfetto
March 5 2022 - 2:00am
A dolphin's survival often hinges on whether it can crank up the speed. Picture: Shutterstock.

A new study has found a more reliable way to estimate how much energy dolphins burn while they swim, which could have important implications for understanding dolphin physiology and how human disturbance impacts them.

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