Tags » Acoustics

They're reading my MIND!

If you’ve read any of my PhD Woes posts you’ll know that some days are harder than others for me here in PhD-Land. Sometimes I know I have it good. 218 more words

France

Product of the Week- FAQ

Sonex Curtains- Barrier Backed

1.) What are these curtains made of and what purpose do they serve?

Sonex Curtain BB is a composite that features sound absorptive willtec foam quilted with a vinyl facing on one side, bonded to a reinforced noise barrier material. 113 more words

Rand and Ambrose's Falmouth study is noise, not signal

Stephen Ambrose and Robert Rand are US acousticians who believe that wind turbine noise is somehow uniquely making people sick. In 2011, they were contracted by Bruce McPherson, a… 1,041 more words

Wind Turbines

$$$ Miele Futura Diamond Series G5975SCVi Q5 Acoustics, 5 Year Warranty: Unfinished/Requires Custom Panel buy

Miele Futura Diamond Series G5975SCVi Q5 Acoustics, 5 Year Warranty: Unfinished/Requires Custom Panel

Miele Futura Diamond Series G5975SCVi Q5 Acoustics, 5 Year Warranty: Unfinished/Requires Custom Panel… 255 more words

Studying Snubfins in the Kimberleys

Have you ever heard of a snubfin dolphin?  Not many people have – and up until 2005, no one had at all.

In that year, what was previously considered to be a bunch of Irrawaddy dolphins swimming around off the northern coast of Australia, was discovered to actually be a separate species entirely.  447 more words

Science

Listening to the Past

…but first a name

I’ve dedicated the past 3 years to understanding non-song vocalizations, which admittedly is just a drop in the bucket. Now, as I venture into my fourth year of this relationship I have to acknowledge that I’ve moved from one chapter of my research into another. 919 more words

Whale Research

Learning About Noise Control

What is Noise Control and why do We Need it?

Did you know that in the United States, approximately 22 million workers are exposed to hazardous noise on a daily basis? 435 more words