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2014-03-26 23:01:16

A University of Maryland-led team of biologists shows that alligators can keenly detect the direction of sounds because of large, air-filled channels connecting the two middle ears.

2014-03-21 23:25:20

Acoustiblok Inc. and RJ Watson Inc. announced the signing of an agreement providing RJ Watson Inc.

2014-03-20 08:24:21

Third generation Song Meter SM3 and SM3BAT represent breakthrough in wildlife recording technology MAYNARD, Mass., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-03-18 23:30:36

Citiquiet, the nation’s leading designer of soundproof and energy efficient window systems, is now partnering with Home Depot to bring quiet to the lives and homes of America. New

A 3D Acoustic Cloak That Hides Objects From Sound
2014-03-12 12:14:17

Engineers at Duke University have demonstrated the world’s first three-dimensional acoustic cloaking device. The scientists reported that they have created a new device that reroutes sound waves...

2014-03-11 16:25:25

Soundwall Combines Beautiful Art and Hi-Fidelity Sound Creating an Interactive Music Environment BOULDER, Colo., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovation

2014-03-10 16:33:12

Two separate analyses of Feasibility Study data presented at the European Congress of Radiology 2014 VIENNA, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seno Medical Instruments, Inc., the company

White Noise Makers Help Babies Sleep, But May Damage Their Hearing
2014-03-03 11:21:28

Parents use sleep machines, or white-noise makers, to help a sleeping baby fall asleep, as well as drown out outside noises like a fire truck or ambulance. However, researchers found that these machines...

2014-02-27 23:04:55

In-demand research report “MediPoint: Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging - APAC Analysis and Market Forecasts” elaborated by GlobalData is available at MarketPublishers.com. London,


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2010-09-24 18:11:38

A tuning fork, formed of a two-pronged fork, is an acoustic resonator with prongs formed from a U-shaped bar of elastic metal. When struck against a surface it resonates at a specific constant pitch emitting a pure musical tone after waiting a moment for some high overtones to die out. The length of the prongs determines the particular pitch of the fork. Most of the time it is used as a standard of pitch to tune other musical instruments. In 1711, John Shore invented the tuning fork. The...

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