Recording of “sonic attacks” on U.S. diplomats in Cuba spectrally matches the echoing call of a Caribbean cricket

@article{Stubbs2019RecordingO,
  title={Recording of “sonic attacks” on U.S. diplomats in Cuba spectrally matches the echoing call of a Caribbean cricket},
  author={Alexander L. Stubbs and Fernando Montealegre-Z},
  journal={bioRxiv},
  year={2019}
}
  • Alexander L. Stubbs, Fernando Montealegre-Z
  • Published 2019
  • History, Biology
  • bioRxiv
  • Beginning in late 2016, diplomats posted to the United States embassy in Cuba began to experience unexplained health problems—including ear pain, tinnitus, vertigo, and cognitive difficulties1–4—which reportedly began after they heard1,2 strange noises in their homes or hotel rooms. In response, the U.S. government dramatically reduced1–3 the number of diplomats posted at the U.S. embassy in Havana. U.S. officials initially believed1,2,5 a sonic attack might be responsible for their ailments… CONTINUE READING
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