Posted by: ctbtonewsroom | January 2, 2014

Surveillance network built to spot secret nuclear tests yields surprise scientific boon (Washington Post)

NR PIC “It records sounds that no human ear can hear, like the low roar of a meteor slicing through the upper atmosphere, or the hum an iceberg makes when smacked by an ocean wave…

The engineers who designed the world’s first truly planetary surveillance network two decades ago envisioned it as a way to detect illegal nuclear weapons tests.”

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