Listening to Earth’s Atmosphere: Tuning into the Sounds of Our Dynamic Planet


 
04/08/2013 - 6:30pm

Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture

Join Scripps geophysicist Michael Hedlin as he describes how the exciting new field of atmospheric acoustics is allowing researchers to listen to Earth as never before.

Learn how researchers tune into sounds in the atmosphere to learn more about dynamic Earth processes—from  earthquakes and volcanic eruptions to meteorite impacts.

You’ll be surprised at what you can hear when you know how to listen!

Location: 
Birch Aquarium