If A Tree Falls in the Forest… Somebody Finally Might Hear

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 Bugging the Forest

 

Have you ever wondered what happens in the rainforest when no one is looking?

Research in the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Science may soon be able to answer that question. The departments of computing science and earth and atmospheric science have been working together to create a Wireless Sensor Network that allows for the clandestine data collection of environmental factors in remote locations and its monitoring from anywhere in the world where the Internet is available.

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