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SMC 83: Cooperation, Compassion, Tapping

.. Hi-Fi Writer on the loudness wars. ..  ”The Frog Song” (above) from the study about children’s cooperation. (PDF) Group music sessions ‘may boost empathy in children.’ (coverage, study) NYTimes column mentioned. “Tapping” study (PDF). ..

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SMC 37: Volu-followup, Stephan Moore, Waterphone

Volume Followup Rule of thumb for knowing how damaging a given decibel level is. (OSHA) Lollipop listening therapy on Mad Art Lab. .. Loudspeakers Loudspeaker history breakdown. Interview with Stephan Moore. (Can a speaker look like a monkey? Yes.) ..  Instrument du Jour of the Week: Waterphone (Underneath: Dr. Todd Barton playing a waterphone made […]

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SMC 36: Volume!

NEWS PossessedHand. (Developer’s site, New Scientist coverage) .. VOLUME! Decibel basics are from Good Vibrations: The Physics of Music by Barry Parker (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009). Infrasonic detection of a near‐Earth object impact over Indonesia on 8 October 2009. (paper) About hearing damage. The insect with the loud penis. (BBC coverage with sound, paper) […]

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