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A computer's microphone and speakers can covertly send and receive data.

Ker Than, Contributor

Ben Franklin was right: lots of people could hear famous speeches.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Advancement allows patients to hear differences in pitch and timbre.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Sea life talks and what they’re saying could save their lives.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

Beatboxer sounds could inspire new vocal-disability treatments.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

Common kitchen item erases wall's barrier to sound.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

Why is it that some songs get your toes tapping and others leave you cold?

Sara Rennekamp, Contributing Editor

Tide-borne pebbles on the seabed can drown out other ocean noises.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Mechanical engineers reveal secret to bottle-exploding trick.

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