Quantcast

Latest Waves Stories

2014-08-26 23:03:05

According to the American Tinnitus Association, fifty million people have tinnitus. A recent study suggests another prevention method: drinking coffee. Mission Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 According to the American Tinnitus Association, fifty million people have tinnitus. Most cases can be prevented by sound hygiene. A recent study suggests another prevention method: drinking coffee. Tinnitus is a sensation of a sound in the ear that can be annoying or devastating and interfere...

2014-08-24 23:02:50

With the introduction of the New WoodGrill Ceiling Panel, All Living Spaces Can Be Treated Acoustically Different Agawam, MA (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 With continuing innovation in education and teaching methods, schools and universities are facing an ever-increasing challenge of controlling noise levels within their classrooms. Many of the modern classrooms that are being constructed today encourage hands-on activities and discussion, resulting in learning environments with increased...

2014-08-23 23:02:50

http://www.missionengineering.com, manufacturer of innovative electronic products for musicians, today announced an agreement with Scuffham Amps to include an extended license for S-Gear software amplification and effects with Mission Gemini digital amplifiers. Petaluma, CA (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Gemini with Mission EmPower Technology features an on board bit perfect 24bit, 192KHz Class 2 stereo USB audio interface that lets musicians connect Gemini amps directly with software based...

2014-08-14 08:27:03

Available Exclusively At Target, the CTK-2090 and LK-175V Offer Full Sampling Feature-Set DOVER, N.J., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Casio America, Inc. today announced the debut of two new digital sampling keyboards - the CTK-2090 and LK-175V. These introductions are the latest in Casio's long history of developing innovative sampling keyboards for young musicians. "The next time you hear your favorite song on the radio, you may hear a guitar riff or a drum beat that sounds...

Trapped Giant Waves In The Atmosphere Trigger More Extreme Weather
2014-08-13 03:46:00

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) Weather extremes in the summer - such as the record heat wave in the United States that hit corn farmers and worsened wildfires in 2012 - have reached an exceptional number in the last ten years. Man-made global warming can explain a gradual increase in periods of severe heat, but the observed change in the magnitude and duration of some events is not so easily explained. It has been linked to a recently discovered mechanism: the...

antarctic icequakes
2014-08-11 07:26:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A massive earthquake that affected the Maule region of Chile in February 2010 also unleashed a series of smaller seismic events known as “icequakes” nearly 3,000 to the south in Antarctica, a team of researchers report in a new Nature Geoscience study. The Chilean earthquake, which killed over 500 people and caused an estimated $30 billion in damages, is believed to be the cause of small tremors detected by sensors in West...

2014-08-01 12:26:03

ALBANY, New York, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Biophotonics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020," the market was valued at USD 25.16 billion in 2013, which is expected to reach USD 50.20 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 10.4% from 2014 to 2020. Browse the full Biophotonics Market Report at...

2014-07-31 23:04:29

Artist/Writer and Producer for Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert Adopts State-of-the-Art Hearing Protection (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 A chance meeting at last April’s ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO in Hollywood introduced country artist/writer-producer Jimmy Robbins to Etymotic Research and their hearing health products for musicians. Etymotic is an innovator in hearing wellness solutions, and maker of Music•PRO® Electronic Earplugs. Since their...

2014-07-31 12:22:13

Partnership adds marketing element to expand beyond new product development HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jensen today announced that its newly designed Jensen DUB Edition high performance amps, speakers and subwoofers are now available at retail. The line combines Jensen technology with the design skills of the creators of DUB Magazine. As part of their agreement, Jensen will participate in all of the DUB marketing programs including the magazine, cross promotions, and shows...

2014-07-25 23:05:55

Music Education Program Encourages Responsibility, Self-Confidence and Self-Discipline INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Yamaha Band & Orchestral Division today announced that it has presented a Yamaha Legacy Award to Lamar Burkhalter, founder and executive director of Houston-based Percussion One Foundation, a non-profit music education organization that serves middle and high school students and celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The award recognizes the contributions of...


Latest Waves Reference Libraries

Seismology
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Seismology is the scientific study of earthquakes and the spread of elastic waves through the Earth or through other planet-like bodies. The field includes studies of earthquake effects, such as tsunamis in addition to diverse seismic sources such as tectonic, volcanic, oceanic, atmospheric, and artificial processes. A related field that utilizes geology to infer information regarding past earthquakes is paleoseismology. A recording of earth motion as a function of time is a seismogram. A...

Basic Ocean Terms
2013-02-05 12:52:11

Image Credit: Meteorologist Joshua Kelly When meteorologists are forecasting for ocean-going vessels, there are a few terms that we need to understand. The first term is wavelength. Wavelength is defined as the distance between two crests or between two troughs as seen in the image above. The example above highlights the crest to crest concept of wavelength. The next term that we use is wave height, and to determine this, we first must look at the wave when it passes our station. When...

6_c9b95f985acbe749f13bf6301a3180a84
2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Radiation -- Electromagnetic radiation is a combination of oscillating electric and magnetic fields propagating through space and carrying energy from one place to another. Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The theoretical study of electromagnetic radiation is called electrodynamics, a subfield of electromagnetism. When any wire (or other conducting object such as an antenna) conducts alternating current, electromagnetic radiation is propagated at the same...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'