Hello and welcome to our community! Is this your first visit?
Register
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Mussel Sensors

  1. #1
    Established TDF Member Eddie Clamp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Deepest Sussex
    Posts
    1,476
    Likes (Given)
    963
    Likes (Received)
    850
    Blog Entries
    2

    Mussel Sensors

    Mussel Sensors Pave the Way for New Environmental Monitoring Tools

    Researchers at North Carolina State University have designed and demonstrated a new system that allows them to remotely monitor the behaviour of freshwater mussels. The system could be used to alert researchers to the presence of toxic substances in aquatic ecosystems.

    https://news.ncsu.edu/2021/03/mussel-monitoring-tech/

  2. #2
    Established TDF Member steelemonkey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Too far from the sea!
    Posts
    11,361
    Likes (Given)
    3347
    Likes (Received)
    6550
    Quote Originally Posted by Eddie Clamp View Post
    Mussel Sensors Pave the Way for New Environmental Monitoring Tools

    Researchers at North Carolina State University have designed and demonstrated a new system that allows them to remotely monitor the behaviour of freshwater mussels. The system could be used to alert researchers to the presence of toxic substances in aquatic ecosystems.

    https://news.ncsu.edu/2021/03/mussel-monitoring-tech/
    “We’ve basically designed a custom Fitbit to track the activities of mussels,”

    Day one. Footsteps = 0
    Day two. Footsteps = 0
    Day three. Footsteps = 0
    Day four................
    Paul.
    If God had meant us to breathe underwater, he would have given us larger bank balances.
    Human beings were invented by water as a means of moving itself from one place to another.

  3. #3
    Octopus Ink Team gpj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Newport S.Wales & Rhodes Greece
    Posts
    2,998
    Likes (Given)
    2421
    Likes (Received)
    1361
    Quote Originally Posted by steelemonkey View Post
    “we’ve basically designed a custom fitbit to track the activities of mussels,”

    day one. Footsteps = 0
    day two. Footsteps = 0
    day three. Footsteps = 0
    day four................ Eaten by a fish
    ftfy
    Find us on FB - Casnewydd Scuba.

  4. #4
    Established TDF Member Eddie Clamp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Deepest Sussex
    Posts
    1,476
    Likes (Given)
    963
    Likes (Received)
    850
    Blog Entries
    2
    “We’ve basically designed a custom Fitbit to track the activities of mussels,”
    day one. Footsteps = 0
    day two. Footsteps = 0
    day three. Footsteps = 0
    day four................ Eaten by a fish
    day five.................Fish caught

  5. #5
    TDF Member IainC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    315
    Likes (Given)
    115
    Likes (Received)
    83
    They are just copying the Polish https://www.boredpanda.com/clams-mea...mpaign=organic :-)


 

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •