Beluga: Imitations of human vocal sounds (finally!)

Although it sounds to me more like singing than speaking human type words, here it is:

doo de doooo

io9 raises a good question, though: if these were recordings from 1999, why are they being released so late?

read the original article here.

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Underwater Soundscape: Cape Cod

In preparation for the construction of a wind farm off Cape Cod, Mass., in March 2012, WHOI scientists began recording the underwater soundscape. This is part of a larger project to measure the windfarm’s sonic impact by comparing recordings before, during, and after windfarm construction–the first experiment of its kind!