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Aug 12, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Douglas McCormick, IEEE Spectrum
An acoustic camera locates transient, intermittent, ill-defined sounds in real-time.
Jul 26, 2014 07:32 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A crowdfunding platform is being used to raise money for 'ghost-detecting' technology, though investors should be wary. Continue reading →
May 22, 2014 12:05 PM ET // Jeremy Hsu, IEEE Spectrum
An experimental crab robot the size of a car helped rescuers during the tragic disaster.
Apr 22, 2014 02:11 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A rainforest soundscaper's free smartphone application invites citizens worldwide to record snippets of local sound on Earth Day. Continue reading →
Mar 25, 2014 11:06 AM ET // Nic Halverson
The U.S. Navy's hydrodynamic listening device will scan the southern Indian Ocean for the telltale "pings" of the missing flight's cockpit data recorder. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2014 09:08 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Surveillance agencies could use the technology for one-way communication. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2010 03:22 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Can the the United States' Clean Water Act be used to combat carbon dioxide emissions?
Nov 9, 2011 05:55 PM ET // Sarah Simpson
Teasing apart the effects of noise on birds shows humans are driving their feathered friends away.
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