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This Hummingbird Chirps Like an Insect. Can It Hear Its Own Sound?

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New York Times

Publication Date
2018-03-06

Claudio Mello was conducting research in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest about 20 years ago when he heard a curious sound. It was high-pitched and reedy, like a pin scratching metal. A cricket? A tree frog? No, a hummingbird.

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https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/05/science/hummingbird-sound-insects.html