I know, I know: In space, no one can hear you scream. Or hear anything else, for that matter. However, NASA begs to differ.
Using instruments that detect electromagnetic emissions in the spectrum that correspond to sound waves on Earth, they’ve made a series of recordings and posted them to SoundCloud. Listen.
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And while we’re on the subject–sort of–here’s what a comet smells like.