Seals taught to bark theme tune from Star Wars and sing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

It might arguably be considered barking, but scientists claim to have taught seals to ‘sing’ popular tunes, such as the Star Wars melody.

Seals have a natural bark, but researchers at the Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI) at the University of St Andrews, trained them to copy sounds outside of their natural repertoire.

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