Secrets of sound: studying the calls and songs of whales, elephants, and birds

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Can whales communicate across miles of vast ocean? Can elephants talk to one another with sounds we cannot hear? These are the kinds of questions that drive the work of acoustic biologists.Follow three creative scientists-Christopher W., Clark, Katy Payne, and Bill Evans-as they research why and how animals communicate.Through remarkable photographs and stories about all sorts of animals, this book celebrates the challenges of lab work and fieldwork and the thrill of discovery.
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9780547350448
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title_display Secrets of sound : studying the calls and songs of whales, elephants, and birds
title_full Secrets of Sound Studying the Calls and Songs of Whales, Elephants, and Birds
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