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2014-03-21 23:25:20

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

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...

spotted seal
2014-02-28 04:54:37

A new study from researchers at the University of California at Santa Cruz has provided additional details on the hearing capabilities of spotted seals, which are being exposed more and more to shipping noise as global warming has opened up lanes through the Arctic.

2014-02-18 23:25:58

Cornell University student entrepreneurs launch online store and blog as they capitalize on the growing event concept called silent disco.

2013-12-28 23:01:45

Party Headphones, a supplier of premium silent disco equipment, releases a new blog “Go Silent Disco” about silent disco becoming a global phenomenon.

F1 Races Can Damage Your Eardrums
2013-12-05 10:27:52

Research says that being track-side during an F1 grand prix could drastically exceed your daily recommended noise exposure, potentially damaging your eardrums.

New Method Measuring Marine Noise
2013-12-03 12:02:16

A team of scientists has devised a novel method for monitoring artificial marine noise in Scotland’s Moray Firth inlet.

2013-11-24 23:02:25

Delaware Bypass Tunnel Uses Sound Curtains to Reduce Noise Levels in Surrounding Areas (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Sound Curtain Panels Model BBC-13X-2”


Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.