Latest Noise pollution Stories
Blue whale vocal behavior is affected by man-made noise, even when that noise does not overlap the frequencies the whales use for communication.
Hearing loss has been linked with a variety of medical, social and cognitive ills, including dementia.
Sparrows, blackbirds and the great tit are all birds known to sing at a higher pitch (frequency) in urban environments.
According to a new study, baleen whales suffered less stress from ship noise after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
Deafness affects 2 to 4 of every 1,000 people within the United States alone. A gene known as FGF20, located in a portion of the genome has been associated with inherited deafness in otherwise healthy families, but new clues found in mice may lead to a solution in human deafness.
- One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
- The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
- A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
- A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.