A new drug may prevent hearing loss after noise exposure, but how the drug researchers determined the drug’s efficacy may be disturbing.
Barcelona is taking city streets from cars and giving them back to the people to promote a cleaner, quieter, more properous city.
Watch an excerpt from the new film “Being Hear,” which follows sound recordist and ecologist Gordon Hempton as he records sounds on Washington State’s Olympia Peninsula, a national park that contains the continental U.S.’s only rainforest.
Rafael Nadal won his set, but he was unhappy with the noise at the U.S. Open. His complaint highlights how noise affects players and fans.
Noise exposure directly damages rat brains. Can it harm humans? Of course, but you can protect yourself by avoiding loud noise.
“Baby Driver” highlights the problem of tinnitus, a hearing disorder that is preventable. How? Avoid loud noise or wear hearing protection if you can’t.
The importance of sound in understanding our past: archaeologists attempt to put “sound back into the ancient landscape.”
Hearing Restoration: A Step Closer? Perhaps, but regrowing hair cells is decades away and will be expensive. Avoiding damaging loud noise is free.