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Here’s how whales sing, from yaps to fin slaps

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From Academy Award-winning filmmaker and conservationist James Cameron, Secrets of the Whales plunges viewers deep into the epicenter of whale culture to experience the extraordinary communication skills and intricate social structures of five different whale species. Original Series Streaming April 22 on Disney+.

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