Where can sounds not travel?

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Sound cannot travel in a vacuum. Sound is mechanical energy, and it travels by the transfer of mechanical energy through the medium through which it is traveling. If there is nothing to transfer the mechanical energy, like there is nothing in a vacuum, sound cannot travel there.

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space. this is because sound needs matter to travel through. There is no matter in open space.

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through a vacuum

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