I dream of a car-free New York City. Every night honking cars arrest me from sleep, and every day myself and millions of New Yorkers breathe the carbon monoxide exhaust from a sea of passing cars.
Sound appears to have both positive and negative influences, depending on types, noise level, personal preference and other factors. Read on to see how sound influences sleep in both the short-term and long-term, and how to optimize your environment for better nights.
Because of increasing urbanization, noise pollution will only worsen and affect more people. The U.S. National Prevention Strategy -- tasked with increasing the number of healthy Americans through wellness and prevention -- can put noise on the national health policy agenda.
These days workers can barely hear themselves think, much less sing. And while efforts like The Slow Movement offer a vision
BOOM. BOOM. BOOM-BOOM-BOOOOOMMMMM! Annoying, isn't it? But guess what -- that's what life will be like for marine mammals in the Atlantic Ocean now that the Obama administration has re-opened the East Coast, from Delaware to Florida, to offshore oil and gas exploration.
"They use sound to bounce off of objects, it’s called active sonar, and it’s the same way a bat echo-locates in the air," Horwitz
"We all noticed it right away; Bella was alone in the pool, floating peacefully, making her baby whistle, and it caught our
Sonos is still in the prototype phase, but check out how the device is intended to work in the video below. Do you have a