Acoustical Oceanography

GUESTS: Robert Spindel Director, Applied Physics Lab University of Washington Seattle, Washington Joe Luczkovich Associate Scientist Institute for Coastal and Marine Resources East Carolina University Greenville, North Carolina Christopher Clark Director, Bioacoustics Research Program Cornell University Ithaca, New York How do you discern a blue whale from a humpback? Or a weakfish from a red drum, for that matter? Well, you could probably see the difference, but could you hear the difference? In this hour, we'll talk to scientists who are listening to the ocean and its inhabitants and, by doing so, are learning about everything from whale migration to global warming.



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