Coronavirus lockdowns have caused the Earth to effectively stop shaking

Article Link: https://www.foxnews.com/science/coronavirus-caused-earth-effectively-stop-shaking

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The coronavirus pandemic has left most of the world’s major cities, including London, New York and others, empty. It’s also having one surprising effect on the planet as well. The Earth has essentially stopped vibrating. With travel effectively ground to a halt, seismologists around the globe have reported a drop in seismic noise, according to an article in the scientific journal Nature.