The Show on KJZZ

Listen live weekdays at 9 a.m.

NAU Researcher: Airplane Noise May Cause Health Problems

Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 4:00pm
Audio icon Download mp3 (5.36 MB)

Anyone who has flown knows what it sounds like inside an airplane. But, new research suggests that noise, combined with exposure to jet fuels, could cause hearing and cognitive problems.

O’neil Guthrie, assistant professor and audiologist at Northern Arizona University, has been studying those effects in rats.

Science The Show