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Posts tagged noise

April 17, 2012

 

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Problem Solving And Asking The Right Questions

Often problems, whether in math, science, or daily life, are hard to solve because we're not asking the right questions.

January 6, 2012

 

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Noise Pollution Is Affecting Whales

If a noisy neighbor is blasting music, drowning out your conversations and interrupting your sleep, you can call the police. But what is a whale to do?

April 28, 2011

 

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Am I Getting Sick From A Wind Turbine?

Do you live near a wind turbine and feel sick? There could be a connection...

January 13, 2009

 

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Quiet! This Noise is Hurting My Feet

Cowboys in Western movies sometimes puts their ear to the ground to listen for a stampede or wagon train. Elephants can also communicate by hearing vibrations.

November 19, 2008

 

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Gun Silencers

Hollywood portrays assassins with silencers on guns and they merely slip out into the night. Do these silencers really work??

September 27, 2003

 

Dither

Time once more for the Moment of Science word of the Day. Today's word is dither.

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