Are noise-filled trains bad for your health? YES!!! So why do we put up with anti-social miscreants who impose their noise on public spaces?
Why are people so affected by leaf blower noise? Drs. Bank and Walker explain that low frequency noise may account for the intolerability.
Finally some good noise news: NYC hospitals testing “ambient” ambulance sirens. They’re just like the less annoying two-toned sirens heard in Europe.
What will the outdoors sound like in the future? Kurt Fristrup of the National Park Service Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division has an idea.
Noise is the next great public health crisis, so where is the U.S. government? Learn about this looming health crisis by clicking here.
Finally, some good noise news: New York City hospitals testing “ambient” ambulance sirens. And they’re just like the more tolerable ones used in Europe.