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2013-05-22 23:28:53

As part of Better Hearing Month, Starkey Hearing Technologies will award one set of Xino Tinnitus hearing aids, plus a custom fitting by a hearing care professional, for the winning story.

2013-05-21 14:46:28

Both fine-particle air pollution and noise pollution may increase a person's risk of developing cardiovascular disease.

2013-05-15 23:25:46

The Cornell University Class of 2015 hosted a 'silent disco' event on April 25th where students danced to music played via wireless headphones.

2013-03-01 23:19:14

Studies Show Excessive Sound Levels in Health Clubs and Gyms Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 01, 2013 Fitness4HomeOnline.com, a division of Arizona’s top-rated

Ship Noise Makes Crabs Cranky
2013-02-27 15:07:13

A new study published in the journal Biology Letters found that the sounds of ship noise ramp up crab metabolism, potentially resulting in lower yields for commercial crabbers.

2013-02-04 23:02:12

Acoustical Solutions, Inc., industry leader in soundproofing and noise control, published an infographic on the growing issue of noise pollution in our daily environment.

Higher Pitch Bird Songs Are Louder
2013-01-11 19:07:25

The use of pitch modulation as a counter-balance to lower frequencies is just a side effect of the primary use of an elevated pitch.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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