• Year of the quiet ocean: Emerging ocean listening network will study seas uniquely quieted by COVID

    6 days ago - By Phys.org

    Travel and economic slowdowns due to the COVID-19 pandemic combined to put the brakes on shipping, seafloor exploration, and many other human activities in the ocean, creating a unique moment to begin a time-series study of the impacts of sound on marine life.
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  • Global network to eavesdrop on oceans quieted by COVID

    6 days ago - By Phys.org

    Scientists will take advantage of an unprecedented fall in shipping activity to listen in to the world's oceans and study how manmade noise affects marine ecosystems, the project organisers said Thursday.
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