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(EarthSky)   Sing Your Own Song: The loneliest whale in the world, the 52-Hertz whale, sings a song no other whale will answer and travels the oceans alone   ( earthsky.org) divider line
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2014-02-02 03:31:05 PM  
43 votes:
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2014-02-02 05:05:45 PM  
11 votes:
Shame it's not 55Hz, as it'd be a Deep C animal...
2014-02-02 03:31:45 PM  
4 votes:
I hope the probe gets here before that one whale dies.

/yes, I know it was humpbacks. Back off!
2014-02-02 03:53:52 PM  
3 votes:
52Hz, the saddest of all keys.
2014-02-02 06:45:37 PM  
2 votes:
He's got 52 hertz, but a biatch ain't one
2014-02-02 04:40:37 PM  
2 votes:
Turns out, this whale is just a dick and is being shunned by the rest of the whale community.
2014-02-02 04:13:07 PM  
2 votes:

Boojum2k: brantgoose: A new species of whale, made by man rather than pure chance.

Maybe splice in some gorilla genes too, so you have a srt of gorilla-whale. I wonder if the Japanese have a word for that. . .

They already have porn of that.
2014-02-02 03:53:40 PM  
2 votes:
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2014-02-02 03:41:59 PM  
2 votes:
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Immediately what I thought of....
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2014-02-02 02:40:57 PM  
2 votes:
52 Hurts sounds like a country song.
2014-02-02 05:38:33 PM  
1 vote:
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/"Don't know where, don't know when..."
2014-02-02 05:28:11 PM  
1 vote:

gwowen: Shame it's not 55Hz, as it'd be a Deep C animal...

... you beautiful bastard.
2014-02-02 05:10:04 PM  
1 vote:
Must be a sea ent.
2014-02-02 04:27:51 PM  
1 vote:
In the language of whales, it's like speaking Klingon anywhere on Earth outside a Star Trek convention.

I like how they framed it to be sympathetic with lonely humans.
2014-02-02 03:43:03 PM  
1 vote:
Regardless, all the other whales will have the song stuck in their head every time he passes by.
2014-02-02 03:40:17 PM  
1 vote:
Hertz puts YOU in the driver's seat.
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Yes, I'm that old.  Back then it was cycles per second.
2014-02-02 03:39:40 PM  
1 vote:
You've gotta make your own kind of music.
2014-02-02 03:38:54 PM  
1 vote:

TheSwizz: Walker: [i.imgur.com image 460x260]

You're a new category of bastard.
/funny voted.

Meh. I stole it. Just did a GIS for "Forever alone whale". Had to scroll down cause a few fat women were higher up in the results.
2014-02-02 03:37:36 PM  
1 vote:
so he tells tall tales and sings his whalish tune
2014-02-02 03:36:24 PM  
1 vote:
The whale decided to go his own way?
2014-02-02 03:13:26 PM  
1 vote:
How sad.
Somebody needs to Auto-Tune that whale.
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