Image of the Day: Noisy Barriers

Traffic noise disrupts communication between dwarf mongooses and tree squirrels, according to a study.

By | February 2, 2017

HAYLEY MUIR

(See A. Morris-Drake et al., “Anthropogenic noise alters dwarf mongoose responses to heterospecific alarm calls,” Environmental Pollution doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2017.01.049, 2017)

Add a Comment

Avatar of: You

You

Processing...
Processing...

Sign In with your LabX Media Group Passport to leave a comment

Not a member? Register Now!

LabX Media Group Passport Logo

Popular Now

  1. A Potential Remedy for the Aging Brain
    The Scientist A Potential Remedy for the Aging Brain

    In mice, injected fragments of a naturally occurring protein boost memory in young and old animals and improve cognition and mobility in a model of neurodegenerative disease. 

  2. The Sleeping Brain Can Learn
    Daily News The Sleeping Brain Can Learn

    Humans can remember new sensory information presented during REM sleep, but this ability is suppressed during deep, slow-wave slumber.

  3. USDA Emails: Don’t Use “Climate Change”
  4. Nature Index Identifies Top Contributors to Innovation
AAAS