VIDEO: Mice Can Sing Like Birds

Did you know that male mice can sing like birds? Their songs are just so high-pitched that humans can’t hear them.

A new study from researchers at Duke University has revealed that male mice will sing loudly to court females they can smell but can’t see. Once the female comes within view, the male will sing more softly.

Watch a video below to hear the singing:

Learn more at the Washington Post website.

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New Monkey Found In Brazil

Researchers have found a distinct new subspecies of monkey related to the saddleback tamarins. The researchers have named the new subspecies ‘Mura’s saddleback tamarins’ named after the Mura Indians, an ethnic group in the region the monkey was discovered. Although newly discovered the monkey is already threatened by development plans, including a new highway.

For more visit ScienceDaily.

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