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Falling Snow Can Create A Noisy Nuisance ... Underwater

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March 6, 2000
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Johns Hopkins University
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Snowflakes falling gently onto the water; nothing could be more quiet and peaceful... for humans. But new research shows these falling flakes can create an enormous racket to the ears of marine animals and sensitive sonar.

Tiny white snowflakes floating gently onto the glistening surface of a body of water.


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