seismic communication

Little Drummer Bugs
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2013 | 4 min read
South African termites can relay vibrational alarm signals through their enormous nests by pounding their heads against the ground.
Cetacean Cacophony
Chris Palmer | Sep 1, 2013 | 4 min read
Seafloor seismometers record hundreds of thousands of fin whale calls, allowing marine geophysicists to track the elusive marine mammals.
Hearing Whales
Chris Palmer | Aug 31, 2013 | 1 min read
A geophysicist stumbled on a way to track elusive fin whales with seismometers.
Good Vibrations
Cristina Luiggi | Sep 1, 2012 | 4 min read
Researchers are learning how species from across the animal kingdom use seismic signals to mate, hunt, solve territorial disputes, and much more.