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August 30, 2011 5:36 PM   Subscribe

The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute is working to make many of their digital archives accessible online: These include everything from the distress call of a young howler monkey to courting poison dart frogs, to the sound of morning amongst the mangroves - not to mention more than 40,000 photographs and 1500 documents all related to STRI's work in Panama and across the tropics.
posted by ChuraChura (3 comments total) 18 users marked this as a favorite

 
This blank search will give you a sort of master list of all audio data available.
posted by codacorolla at 5:53 PM on August 30, 2011 [1 favorite]


oh internets, thank you for bringing tiny frog pick-up lines effortlessly into my home.
posted by elizardbits at 6:35 PM on August 30, 2011


Been there. Failed to digitize that. So, this is very cool.
Needs more howler monkeys on the front page, though.
posted by uosuaq at 7:07 PM on August 30, 2011


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