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Millennium Falcon
2014-12-25 15:58:02

Resident tech nerd Mark Lee Rollins walks us through the sounds of the Millennium Falcon and just how difficult they were to achieve in the '70s and '80s.

2014-12-23 20:20:18

AVON, Mass., Dec. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cuming Microwave Corporation (CMC), today announced Mitron Inc.

2014-12-18 16:23:46

Online Retailer Offers Discount, Makes Giving the Gift of Music Easy this Holiday Season NEW YORK, Dec.

2014-12-18 16:23:11

Synthesizer sales soar, as sound "geeks" ride music's latest wave CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec.

2014-12-17 23:03:57

Acoustical and noise control specialist continues positive momentum following recent Industrial Noise Control acquisition. Agawam, MA (PRWEB) December 17, 2014

2014-12-16 12:29:37

Design engineer Gene Goff looks forward to putting high-performance analyzer to work BEAVERTON, Ore., Dec.

2014-12-12 23:07:48

Earplugs That Sync with a Smartphone to Help People Sleep, Work, Study, Travel and Live Peacefully San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 11, 2014

2014-12-11 23:01:38

Earplugs That Sync with a Smartphone to Help People Sleep, Work, Study, Travel and Live Peacefully San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 11, 2014

2014-12-11 12:30:13

Hans Zimmer on the DUBS: "The world has waited a long time for a high-performance earplug that captures music the way it's meant to be heard." NEW YORK, Dec.

2014-12-10 23:11:43

S-2000 Acoustical Wall & Ceiling Panels Provide an Affordable Solution for Combatting Reverberations Agawam, MA (PRWEB) December 10, 2014 Sound Seal,


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...

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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...

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Word of the Day
orbity
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.