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Dolphins raised in captivity will call this sanctuary home

Clip: 01/24/2018 | 9m 5s Video has closed captioning.

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is re-examining what counts as humane when it comes to the life of its dolphins. Facing increased disillusionment over such spectacles, the aquarium plans to move its dolphins to an enclosed outdoor sanctuary that mimics a natural environment. How much can change for dolphins that were raised in captivity? Science correspondent Miles O’Brien reports.

Aired: 01/24/18

Rating: NR

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