Australian magpies mimick sounds heard frequently.

Now, in part wonder of nature, & in part devastating indictment, it mimicks emergency vehicle sirens, sounding nature’s own apocalyptic scream for 500 million animals already dead. #AustraliaBurningpic.twitter.com/uBhEya4yVk

— Dr Lauren Gavaghan (@DancingTheMind) January 2, 2020