10 Fun Facts About Dolphins That You Never Knew

1. Bomb Detecting Dolphins: Did you know that dolphins are the Navy’s secret weapon for clearing underwater mines. We know what you may be thinking but we assure you that this is not some made up mumbo jumbo. In fact, you may find it interesting to note that the Navy trains their dolphins in the same way that it would train bomb-sniffing dogs.

Image Source- Pittsreport.com

Image Source- Pittsreport.com

   

127 Year Old Woman, Luo Meizhein Should Be The Oldest Person Alive

A Chinese woman, Luo Meizhein is claiming to be the (oldest person to have ever lived/ oldest person alive) at 127 years old.  She claims that she was born on July 9, 1885 in the Chinese lunar calendar (http://www.immihelp.com/nri/chinese-lunar-calendar-gender-prediction.html.) This would make her 127 which is five years older than the “verified” oldest person to ever live.

Image Source: http://shanghaiist.com/2013/01/08/luo-meizhen.php

Image Source: http://shanghaiist.com/2013/01/08/luo-meizhen.php