Murine Melodies

Lovely little story in The Guardian today about the fact that scientists have discovered that male mice sing songs. The songs are at an ultrasonic pitch, so aren’t normally heard by humans. The scientists slowed down the songs electronically to bring them into our range of hearing. I learned a new word too: murine.

About Geoff Coupe

I'm a British citizen, although I have lived and worked in the Netherlands since 1983. I came here on a three year assignment, but fell in love with the country, and one Dutchman in particular, and so have stayed here ever since. On the 13th December 2006 I also became a Dutch citizen.
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