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The Mysterious Music of Minke Whales

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The Mysterious Music of Minke Whales

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The Mysterious Music of Minke Whales

The Mysterious Music of Minke Whales

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Jim Metzner, producer of the public radio program Pulse of the Planet, tells Scott Simon about the strange sound that dwarf minke whales make. The species, identified just 15 years ago, is a baleen whale that resemble a smaller version than a blue whale.

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