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
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.