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Norway to proceed with sound experiment on whales, despite protests

By Amy Woodyatt, CNN

Updated 11:19 AM ET, Fri June 11, 2021

(CNN)A group of international scientists has called on Norway to halt plans for acoustic experiments on minke whales.

A research team is intending to capture a dozen juvenile minke whales off the Norwegian coast and use sensors placed on their skin to measure their brain responses in reaction to sound.