Rethinking sirens during the pandemic

Rethinking sirens during the pandemic

Dr. Arline Bronzaft writes about the omnipresent sirens blaring in New York City and wonders if post-pandemic legislation addressing siren volume may finally get enacted.

Protecting your ears at protests

Protecting your ears at protests

If you have been protesting recently, you know the police are using low flying helicopters and flash-bang devices. Both can hurt your hearing, so please bring ear plugs when you go.

Coronavirus has people howling at the moon

Coronavirus has people howling at the moon

Coronavirus has people howling at the moon, writes Dr. Daniel Fink. And he understands why. In times such as these, coming together through sound brings comfort and unity.

How Mumbai solves its horn problem

How Mumbai solves its horn problem

Dr. Daniel Fink writes about the elegant way Mumbai is solving its horn problem—the police hook up decibel meters to lights and if drivers honk their horns, the light remains red!

Sociopaths on snowmobiles

Sociopaths on snowmobiles

Sociopaths on snowmobiles are ruining things for everyone else in Ontario, the Bay Today reports. Noise loving miscreants are modifying snowmobiles to make them louder—on purpose.

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