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Embracing icebergs sing eerie duets

Posted on Friday, 11 July, 2008 | Comment icon 2 comments


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"They travel from Antarctica to Tahiti, can sound like laughing monkeys, or barking dogs, and some were triggered by the December 2004 tsunami: they are the eerie songs made by some of Antarctica's largest icebergs."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by :PsYKoTiC:BeHAvIoR: on 11 July, 2008, 12:45
Those noises made me laugh a bit. It sounds more like someone is on the toilet bowl in dire need of Pepto Bismol rather than cheerful laughing monkeys or barking dogs IMO. Heh. Certainly interesting to discover this is the work of grinding icebergs.
Comment icon #2 Posted by www375 on 11 July, 2008, 16:02
Sounds like my stomach before the morning coffee..................


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