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Orca Learns to Say 'Hello'

"Hello!" says the human. "Hello!" pipes the orca right back. It's not a children's movie, but an actual orca emitting human(ish) words. An international team of researchers has taught Wikie, a 14 year-old killer whale in France, to mimic certain simple bits of speech, a discovery that gives them insight into wild orca dialects. Repeat After Me In all, Wikie learned six words, in addition to five orca sounds that she didn't know before.
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