Rodents are often used as a behavioral measure in research because of their social and affective significance. Radboud University in the Netherlands has been studying
Traffic noise is a major source of environmental pollution in Europe, affecting the health and quality of life of millions of people. Noise levels vary across countries, depending on their regulations and standards. There are ways to reduce traffic noise, such as using quieter vehicles, enforcing noise limits with sound sensors and monitoring noise levels with smart devices. People who live in noisy areas can also protect themselves by using a sound camera to find and seal air leaks in their homes.
Millions of Europeans suffer from the effects of traffic noise, which is a serious form of environmental pollution. Different countries have different noise limits and laws, which affect the noise levels in their cities. Traffic noise can be lowered by using vehicles that make less noise, using sound sensors to enforce noise regulations and using smart devices to measure noise levels. People who are exposed to high levels of traffic noise can also use a sound camera to locate and fix air leaks in their homes.
In this MIT Zuid R&D project, Sorama and Avular have worked together to develop autonomous robot systems to perform…