The sound of the sand from the Dutch shores

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


Sand, it turns out, has a signature sound of its own, and now scientists have found a way to tune in.

In this study, scientists examine sand from the Dutch shores to link its unique acoustic traits to the source of the sand…

Read Full Article; Science Direct (04-22-2019)

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