Singing Seals

Birds sing but how about seals?  According to NPR Researchers at Scotland’s University of St Andrews have coaxed a seal to “sing” the first notes of the Star Wars theme song and “Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star”.  In a video released by the university, a gray seal named Zola hears a computer play the first seven notes of the Star Wars theme, and then barks the tune back, stretching the last two notes.  Click here for the whole article and a video of the musical pinnipeds.