How Do You Tunnel Noise Away From Stonehenge?

How Do You Tunnel Noise Away From Stonehenge?

When tourists visit Stonehenge, they’re probably hoping for an experience that immerses them in history and heritage. The noise coming from a nearby highway could easily pull you out of the experience. $3.2 billion tunnel project is meant to eliminate that issue. Stonehenge Protected From Noise Pollution With New Tunnel – Skift via: skift.com “…visitors …

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What Was Making A Racket Over The North Atlantic?

What Was Making A Racket Over The North Atlantic?

Reports of loud bangs heard throughout Devon, a southwestern county of England–and even as far as upstate New York–have sparked a lot of questions and speculation over the noise source. Theories range from atmospheric disturbances and weather phenomena, to meteoric activity, fireworks, and even a secret test flight of the Aurora project spy plane.  . …

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Can Google Earth Change The Way We “See” Noise?

Can Google Earth Change The Way We “See” Noise?

There’s an interesting endeavor happening in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland. The Northeast Capital Industrial Association is working on a new Google Earth based tool that will show average noise levels emitted by its member companies. This new tool is the first of its kind, and if it’s successfully implemented, it could help get other regions closer …

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An Experiment In Personal Noise Control

An Experiment In Personal Noise Control

Is our noisy, busy world, you can always stop sound at its source, but you can control what you experience. Consumers will pay a lot of money for decent noise isolation, especially when it comes to canceling headphones meant to provide a truly immersive listening experience. While there are a lot of options, some high …

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Do Anti-Vibration Gloves Make A Difference?

Do Anti-Vibration Gloves Make A Difference?

Vibration control is very important in a number of industrial settings, but how that vibration control is achieved can vary greatly. Vibration gloves are one such measure for professionals that work with vibrating machinery and are at risk for Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS), but how effective are they?  No Easy Answers on Vibration Gloves …

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