Peter Tyack:
The intriguing sound of marine mammals

Mission Blue Voyage · 21:20 · Filmed Apr 2010
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Peter Tyack of Woods Hole talks about a hidden wonder of the sea: underwater sound. Onstage at Mission Blue, he explains the amazing ways whales use sound and song to communicate across hundreds of miles of ocean.

Behavioral ecologist
Peter Tyack studies the the social behavior and acoustic communication in whales and dolphins, learning how these animals use sound to perform critical activities, such as mating and locating food. Full bio



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