TITLE

Porpoise aims its sonar by twisting physics laws

AUTHOR(S)
Wong, Sam
PUB. DATE
November 2017
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/18/2017, Vol. 236 Issue 3152, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study focusing on aquatic marine mammal, porpoise's ability to detect prey under water using echolocation; and discusses topics including its investigation carried out by computed tomography (CT) scans, principles used by the mammal, and technology of sonar systems.
ACCESSION #
126236445

 

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