New theoretical model predicts stars that fail to go supernovae may still not go gentle into that good night.
Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer
Redesigned guitar strings use physics to avoid whammy bar dissonance.
Married research duo harnesses acoustical tools to protect manatees from fatal boat collisions.
Olivia Trani, Contributor
Using computers to sift through the cacophony of seaside sounds could help conservationists save species.
Teresa L. Carey, Contributor
Ecologists propose using animal song to measure forest health.
Gabriel Popkin, Contributor
A simple idea based on a high school experiment could be a warning signal ahead of a nuclear meltdown.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
Science and high speed cameras prove that heavy metal singers do intuitively what babies know instinctively -- how to protect their voices while making very loud sounds.
Are new instruments as good as Antonio Stradivari's prized creations?
Joel Shurkin, Contributor
Understanding the effects of noise pollution on people, places and wildlife in National Parks
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