“Singing” Icebergs Recorded in Antarctica

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: November 29, 2005   View Article

They may not sound like Bing Crosby, but some icebergs can sing, scientists report.

“They are partly melodic, but not really melodic like singing, more like the screeching of a horror film in parts,” said Vera Schlindwein, a scientist with the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany.

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