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2014-11-10 23:04:56

Acoustical and noise control specialist grows footprint while adding new products and capabilities Agawam MA (PRWEB) November 10, 2014 Sound Seal, a

rhino zoo breeding
2014-11-04 05:15:12

Many species of rhinoceros are endangered and conservationists point to the need for successful captive breeding programs if these species are to survive.

2014-10-30 16:28:11

New high-tech methods include intraoperative use of augmented-reality glasses and 3D sensing paired with a mobile device to monitor wound healing. SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.

cave art
2014-10-29 08:03:59

Prehistoric art can be found around the world and, according to a new study, some of these artistic endeavors might have been inspired by the behaviors of sound waves being misinterpreted as "supernatural."

2014-10-21 23:00:21

Acoustiblok, Inc. recently completed an innovative international project for a ground-breaking cinema complex in Beirut, Lebanon.

aircraft noise simulations
2014-10-16 03:00:45

A team of engineers at NASA’s Langley Research Center is on a mission to make tomorrow’s aircraft easier on the ears.

2014-10-15 12:27:54

"Enhanced Acoustic Sensing through Wave Compression and Pressure Amplification in Anisotropic Metamaterials" published in Nature Communications COLLEGE PARK, Md., Oct.


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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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