May 25, 2006 Evidence suggests at least one group of insects, the tiny treehopper, communicates using sound vibrations. Researcher Rex Cocroft has scoured a biologically rich piece of the Amazon in eastern Ecuador to record the sounds of the tiny insect.
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May 24, 2006 The jungle and rain forest surrounding the Tiputini Biodiversity Station is still incredibly wild, even by the standards of the Amazon. There are tantalizing hints that it also may be full of insects that talk to each other.
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May 24, 2006 NPR engineer Flawn Williams kept a diary of his journey to eastern Ecuador to capture the sounds of the Amazon — hear his own report on his quest to record the spectacular bellows of the howler monkey.
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