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Aquatic habitats are no “silent world” as Jacques Cousteau has written. They are filled by several, different sound sources. Waves and water turbulences are just some example of physical sources of sounds, but physical sources are not the only ones. 1,043 more words


From January to June

ALTHOUGH PERHAPS NOT quite yet an obsession, searching for quiet in the busy, traffic strewn city of Paris has become a major preoccupation for me, even though it is a Sisyphean task since  451 more words


London life

London has so much to offer. Nightlife, theatres, concerts, museums, galleries. Plentiful and frequent public transport. It’s vibrant and it’s exciting.

Only that other than the buses and tubes, we rarely make use of any of it. 435 more words

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Noise Pollution: Lamenting Midna's Lament

Twilight Princess gets a bad rap.

Sure, there are some people who will tirelessly defend it, hailing it as one of the best Legend of Zelda titles in existence… but I think those people have been in the minority lately. 1,171 more words

Video Games

Traffic noise impacts frog survival

If you’ve ever lived near a busy road, you’re familiar with the noise of cars whooshing by and ear-piercing honks. Traffic noise is a well-known source of stress in humans. 131 more words

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Happy New Year's Eve! (Look out for a Veteran)

What a year.  Seriously.  In our house, we are really ready for 2016 to be over.  At this time of year, I am always hyper aware of how difficult this evening can be for Veterans to get through so I thought I would post our top five ways to get through the night. 417 more words


Is Your Noisy Neighborhood Slowly Killing You? - FLORENCE WILLIAMS JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017

Inside the science of negative sound effects, and what we can do about them.

Mark Allen Miller

If you’re a tree frog or an ovenbird… 290 more words

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