Grammar Revealed in the Love Songs of Whales

In Music on March 8, 2007 by Cody McComas

“The love song of a humpback whale sounds magnificently free-flowing and improvised to the casual human listener. But fresh mathematical analysis of shows there are complex grammatical rules. Using syntax, the whales combine sounds into phrases, which they further weave into hours-long melodies packed with information.”

Fascinating, click here for full article and to listen to some whale songs.


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