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The spatial effect of Background Noise on Speech Intelligibility in a simulated office environment

This document was originally written for an assessment as part of my studies in Audio & Acoustics at Sydney University. 

Traffic noise and internal office noise were tested on listeners with speech instructions to complete a coordinated response measure.  1,530 more words

Workplace

Traffic noise reduces birds' response to alarm calls -- ScienceDaily

GR:  The sounds of human voices and machines interfere with wildlife feeding, mating, and response to danger. Just another of the many ways that we are destroying the wildlife and biodiversity of the Earth. 324 more words

Animal Rights/Welfare

On the (really noisy!) street where I live

When Jeff and I bought our retirement home two years ago, neither of us had any intention of retiring. I expected to be away from home every day from 7:00 a.m. 840 more words

How to Set Up an Outdoor Sound Monitoring Kit

What do demolition sites, construction, industrial and mechanical equipment, outdoor events, transportation facilities, traffic, and air crafts have in common?

They all cause noise pollution. 257 more words

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