Without commuter traffic, pandemic-era drivers are speeding up, increasing noise pollution
6 days ago - By ScienceDaily
When millions of Americans began working from home, city traffic halted. Although the air became cleaner, researchers discovered that sound levels increased in nature conservation areas due to cars driving faster.
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