Our noise bothers overlooked seafloor critters

Creatures that live on the seafloor play vital roles in marine ecosystems, but human-made noise can alter their behaviors. Stick your head underwater and you’ll quickly discover that the ocean has a soundtrack. Waves crash, whales sing, and occasionally, an underwater earthquake rumbles from the depths. Over the last century, however, human activities have added … More Our noise bothers overlooked seafloor critters