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Why ocean researchers want to create a global library of undersea sounds
The project, called Global Library of Underwater Biological Sound, seeks to establish a library of valuable reference data for a range of marine applications.
Laughter is a key part of play for many animals
Laughing says, "I'm only play-biting you, not real-biting you."
What underwater sounds can tell us about the state of coral reefs
Ocean sounds are full of surprises.
Classical guitars for every playing style
Easy on the fingers.
The physics behind a baseball bat’s sweet spot
It's actually more of a sweet zone.
Tuning a golf club’s signature ‘thwack’ sound costs millions
The wrong timbre can make even a great stick seem terrible
How The Noise Of Big Rockets Breaks Apart Buildings
The engineers who designed and built the Saturn V rocket knew it was a behemoth, but no one was totally...
Fender Goes Digital With First Tuner App
Is Fender Tune the best app?
Why Dunes Sometimes ‘Burp’ And ‘Boom’
Alligator On Helium Reveals The Secret Meaning Of Alligator Bellows
They bellow to communicate their body size to other gators