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Talking to babies could mean they have a better career (when they grow up that is). It helps the development of their vocabulary and language skills, and also their memory and nonverbal cognitive abilities.

Babies can hear words before birth and remember them after they are born – so perhaps you’d better be careful what you say!

Read the original research in PNAS.

Sounds from a white whale called NOC have been recorded at the National Marine Mammal Foundation – it seems like the whale was trying to imitate human voices.

Listen to the audio file.

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