Tag Archive for sonar

Dueling cruise companies on Loch Ness continue nonsense

The blip in the upper right is supposedly "Nessie". You HAVE to do better than that.

The Highland News and subsequently the publisher of all woo, The Daily Mail, posted a new Nessie sonar capture. It turns out that was a mistake but even when fixed, it’s no better. “Nessie” sonar picture monster blunder | Highland News | News. Jacobite Cruises, via their public relations company Weber Shandwick, issued a press…

The U.S. military brings the noise. Sonar that is, and whales hate it.

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Long suspected as the cause of whale strandings, military sonar is revealed as a culprit in causing detrimental behavior in dolphins and whales. Whales flee from military sonar leading to mass strandings, research shows | Environment | The Guardian. Whales flee from the loud military sonar used by navies to hunt submarines, new research has…

TIGHAR drumming for money again for Earhart project

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Here we go again with the Earhart stuff… It’s the same people with the same vague results. Be skeptical. Amelia Earhart’s Plane Revealed in Sonar? : Discovery News. A grainy sonar image captured off an uninhabited tropical island in the southwestern Pacific republic of Kiribati might represent the remains of the Electra, the two-engine aircraft…

Searchers may have found sunken German U-boat in Labrador river

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German U-boat may be at bottom of Labrador river – Nfld. & Labrador – CBC News. An important piece of history from the Second World War may be sitting in a river in Labrador. Searchers believe they’ve found a German U-boat buried in the sand on the bottom of the Churchill River. The discovery has…

Loch Ness sonar pic making rounds anew

Photo credit: Marcus Atkinson/BNPS

Sonar Image Reveals What Could Be The Loch Ness Monster 43-year-old Fort Augustus resident and Loch Ness boat captain Marcus Atkinson has made a truly remarkable discovery: the Loch Ness monster. That is to say, he’s produced sonar images that seem to show a serpent-shaped… something underneath the water. The bright green shape on his…

Echolocation event recorded in Lake Champlain

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A paper in the pre-press stages presents evidence of an acoustic anomaly in Lake Champlain, home to the legendary “Champ” lake monster. Echolocation in a fresh water lake. | Browse – Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. In 2003, 2005 and 2009 sites on Lake Champlain were explored using computers with National Instruments Polynesia…

Nessie caught on sonar [Debatable]

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Latest Nessie Sonar Contact: Loch Ness Monster This story appeared in the Scottish edition of the Daily Mail for Thursday 15th September 2011. It looks like it did not make the UK website of the Mail, so it is reproduced here for those outside of Scotland. From Scotland print edition of The Daily Mail: There…