The seals are making ‘Star Wars’ noise under each other’s water, and we have no idea why


Over the water, they start to sound Wookies. Under the ice, they look like chirping, chattering robots. Anyhow, Wedel The seals There should be no problem finding work in the upcoming “Star Wars” project in Antarctica.

“Weddell Seals’ calls create an almost unbelievable, second-of-its-kind soundscape under the ice,” Paul Cziko, a visiting professor at the University of Oregon and the lead author of a new study, described the bizarre seal sounds. Said in a statement. “It really feels like you’re in the middle of ‘Star Wars,’ laser beam and all-in-one space warfare.”

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