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She decided to pay the lab a visit early the following year. Lovatt was met by a tall man with tousled hair, wearing an open shirt and smoking a cigarette.
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His name was Gregory Bateson , a great intellectual of the 20th century and the director of the lab. Despite her lack of scientific training, Lovatt turned out to be an intuitive observer of animal behaviour and Bateson told her she could come back whenever she wanted.
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Sissy was the biggest. Pushy, loud, she sort of ran the show.
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Pamela was very shy and fearful. And Peter was a young guy. He was sexually coming of age and a bit naughty. It was cleaned by the tide through openings at each end. The facility had been designed to bring humans and dolphins into closer proximity and was the brainchild of an American neuroscientist, Dr John Lilly. Here, Lilly hoped to commune with the creatures, nurturing their ability to make human-like sounds through their blow holes.
Lilly had been interested in connecting with cetaceans since coming face to face with a beached pilot whale on the coast near his home in Massachusetts in At every opportunity in the years that followed, John Lilly and his first wife, Mary, would charter sailboats and cruise the Caribbean, looking for other big-brained marine mammals to observe.
It was on just such a trip in the late s that the Lillys came across Marine Studios in Miami — the first place to keep the bottlenose dolphin in captivity. Now aged 97, Mary still remembers the day very clearly. I went down to where they were operating and told them that this was going on and they were quite startled.
If so, here were exciting new opportunities for interspecies communication. Lilly published his theory in a book in called Man and Dolphin. But even at a state-of-the-art facility like the Dolphin House, barriers remained. It just seemed so simple. Why let the water get in the way?
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I want to live here. She began completely waterproofing the upper floors of the lab, so that she could actually flood the indoor rooms and an outdoor balcony with a couple of feet of water. This would allow a dolphin to live comfortably in the building with her for three months.
Lovatt selected the young male dolphin called Peter for her live-in experiment. Lovatt would attempt to live in isolation with him six days a week, sleeping on a makeshift bed on the elevator platform in the middle of the room and doing her paperwork on a desk suspended from the ceiling and hanging over the water.
Twelve year old Lucy Parr has dreamt of dolphins all her life. One evening she overhears her Aunt Bethany telling her Dad that Lucy has a special gift. What is it and why was her dad so opposed to her love of the dolphins and the sea? Could it be something to do with her mother? Not long after Lucy is amazed to discover that the dolphin What if you could speak to a dolphin? Not long after Lucy is amazed to discover that the dolphins she dreams about are real, and that she can reach out with her mind and actually speak to a young dolphin called Spirit.
Spirit is determined to prove himself though and escapes anyway to take this right of passage and earn the respect of the pod. When Spirit is disorientated by a jet-ski rider, he becomes trapped in the coils of a discarded steel rope. Can Lucy find a way to save Spirit before it was too late?
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Showing Average rating 4. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Feb 01, Jemima Pett rated it really liked it Shelves: adventure , animals , childrens , environmental , middle-grade , tween. After that the book seemed to disappear, which was a shame. Lucy dreams of dolphins. Dad wants to keep Lucy away from Cornwall at all costs — in case she suffers the same problem as her mother. She finds herself more and more involved in his adventures.
Then danger befalls him, and he sees her helping to direct him to safety. What is this connection, and how dangerous can it be — for Lucy and for Spirit? This is a beautifully told tale suitable for older middle grades and possibly to be read to younger children ready for natural history lessons.
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