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2011-04-11 21:33:19

Noise pollution in the oceans has been shown to cause physical and behavioral changes in marine life, especially in dolphins and whales, which rely on sound for daily activities.

2011-04-06 05:00:00

HAMBURG, Germany, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Amazingly Better Acoustics Aircraft noise is one of the biggest environmental concerns. But in the interior of aircrafts, passengers and the crew also have to be relieved from noise emissions.

2011-04-04 14:54:56

Babies are born earlier when their mothers live near a concentration of freeways and main roads.

2011-03-25 00:00:30

QuietFiber is unique among Acoustiblok's range of sound reducing products because of it's easy installation. QuietFiber is Acoustiblok's first totally DIY noise abatement material. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Acoustiblok, Inc.

2011-03-01 12:25:38

Using underwater speakers to play noise at levels similar to those produced by recreational speedboats, the researchers found that three-spined sticklebacks exposed to even brief noise playback made more foraging mistakes and were less efficient at consuming the available food compared to those in quiet conditions.

2011-02-23 17:12:47

Whether on a battlefield, in a factory or at a rock concert, noise-induced hearing loss is one of the most common hazards people face.

2011-01-29 00:01:52

Acoustical Solutions has become the first distributor of QuietGlue Pro and has acquired nationwide warehouse space to ensure timely national delivery. Richmond, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 28, 2011 Acoustical Solutions, Inc., a leading supplier of soundproofing and noise control products, today announced it is now the first distributor of QuietGlue Pro, a sound-damping compound used between two pieces of drywall to reduce sound transmission. QuietGlue Pro, which will be quickly shipped...

2011-01-27 08:45:00

A new study suggests that exposure to traffic noise could increase your chances of having a stroke.

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2011-01-26 09:20:00

Noisy traffic can actually increase a person's risk of stroke, according to a new study published Wednesday in the European Heart Journal.

2011-01-07 00:00:48

The company has permanently reduced prices 20 to 30 percent on all of its AudioSeal mass loaded vinyl sound barrier Richmond, Virginia (Vocus/PRWEB) January 06, 2011 Acoustical Solutions, Inc., a leading supplier of soundproofing and noise control products, today announced it has drastically reduced its prices on an industry standard, AudioSeal mass loaded vinyl sound barrier. Since replacing lead sound barriers in the 1970s, mass loaded vinyl (MLV) has become one of the most versatile...


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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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