Latest Loudness Stories

2013-10-30 23:34:50

Following on the heels of October’s ‘National Protect your Hearing Month’ – for November, Audiology Associates (http://www.audiologyassociates-sr.com/)

2013-09-26 23:30:41

InventHelp, America's leading inventor service company, attempts to submit an invention, S.S.R., to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September

Area Of Brain Identified That Determines Distance From Which Sound Originates
2012-06-12 06:40:52

MGH team uses functional imaging to find neurons sensitive to distance but not loudness

2012-06-11 23:02:35

New Actus loudness monitoring solution, QualiTV, helps broadcasters comply with regulations; on display at Broadcast Asia 2012 Tel Aviv, Israel (PRWEB) June

Sound Illusion May Have Been Inspiration For Stonehenge
2012-02-18 05:05:58

There have been many theories behind the creation of Stonehenge, including some believing the ancient structure was originally intended to be a monument, a calendar, an observatory, or a place for healing or worship.

FCC Moves To Eliminate Loud TV Commercials
2011-12-14 09:18:46

The FCC on Tuesday passed regulations that require broadcasters and cable and satellite TV operators to put an end to one of the most annoying issues in the television age -- loud commercials.

2011-07-12 00:00:58

New Wheatstone sponsored study shows a shift in how stations perceive value of their on air sound New Bern, NC (PRWEB) July 11, 2011 An independent study, sponsored by Wheatstone Corporation, has documented a shift in how stations now perceive the value of different acoustic qualities to help attract and hold their audiences.

2010-06-15 06:05:00

The vuvuzela horns -- also called stadium horns -- being blown by fans at World Cup matches are so loud that anyone within close range could suffer hearing damage, according to experts on Monday.

2010-05-03 13:34:58

An in vivo study shows for the first time that there is a stress-response system within the cochlea that mirrors the signaling pathways of the body's fight or flight response.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.