Wednesday, March 28, 2007
Bigger is Better In Whale Songs
Here's an interesting article titled, "The Secret Language of Whales Revealed." Click here to read the whole article on Live Science.
Quoting from this article:
"The noises play a similarly important role during mating season when males sing long, low-pitched songs to indicate their reproductive fitness to females. Females select mates based on size and estimate that by evaluating males' songs: Larger males can take in more air and hold notes longer."
Labels: whale communication, whale language, whale songs, whales
Posted by Kuanyin Moi at Wednesday, March 28, 2007