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When The Power Goes Out

We live seven miles from town, out in the country with the trees, wildlife and other rural highlights.  A major connector road runs beside us, busy with traffic traveling at high speeds.   393 more words

Family

Frogs and roads don't mix (Part 3)

At last – the final installment of this intriguing trilogy!  The third reason that frogs and roads don’t mix is that the noise of road traffic (cars, trucks, motorcycles and other vehicles) can make it difficult for frogs to be heard by other frogs.  488 more words

Ecology

Traffic noise could increase risk of fat around midriff, says Swedish study

A pot belly might not simply be the product of too much food and not enough exercise, according to a Swedish study that found it could be related to traffic noise. 478 more words

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