OSLO, Norway, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- A man boating through Norway waters captured rare footage of a pilot whale "talking" while hanging out on the surface next to his vessel.
Berthold Hinrichs posted a video to YouTube showing his encounter last year hen he encountered a pod of pilot whales off the coast of northern Norway.
One of the whales surfaces right next to the boat and lets off a series of squeaky whale calls.
"I met these guys in northern Norway. I saw them a distance away apparently resting so I stopped my boat and turned off the engine. After a while they swam over to my boat and one of them started talking," Hinrichs wrote.