Making Contact: The Intelligence of Whales with James Nestor

Although we can’t understand the communication systems used by whales and dolphins, they are just as intelligent as humans, but in different ways. We have a lot to learn from these aquatic creatures, which can “see” with sound better than humans can see with our own eyes. Featuring James Nestor, author of Deep: Freediving, Renegade Science, and what the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves.

Learn more from James Nestor here.
Explore more Bioneers content on Nature, Culture and Spirit here.

This video is part of a series called “Seeding the Field: 30 Years of Transformative Solutions,” which celebrates some of the best moments of the Bioneers Conference through the last 30 years.

Directed by: Maximilian DeArmon and Theo Badashi
Edited by: Brandon Pinard and Theo Badashi
Sound Mix: Stephanie Welch
Consulting Producer: Kenny Ausubel for Bioneers
Produced by: Maximilian DeArmon and Theo Badashi for Cosmogenesis Media Group

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