Of all the creatures great and small, which is the biggest of them all? At 100 feet in length and 180 metric tons, the blue whale is bigger than two city busses combined and is the largest animal known to have ever existed. Size is not the only thing that makes these whales fascinating. Like all whales, they make vocalizations to communicate with each other. You can hear recordings of their haunting, other worldly songs at the website for Glacier Park, Alaska:
Listening to a whale’s song— or a bird’s song — is one way to listen to nature. How else can we attune our ears to hear God and appreciate His creation?