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Can AI Help Us Talk to Whales?

Season 12 Episode 5 | 21m 33s

New technology is revolutionizing how we study and protect nature. In this video, we’ll learn how artificial intelligence is being used to decode the sonic landscapes of the ocean - specifically, whale song. That’s right, there may come a day soon where AI allows us to understand and talk to whales. But some scientists are saying: the question may actually be, SHOULD we talk to whales?

Aired: 04/20/24
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Learn about the space junk problem and the giant space claw named ClearSpace-1 that might
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