Can You Cook an Egg by Screaming at It?
The Action Lab did an experiment to show how the energy of sound can be converted into heat, and even cook food.
This Computer-Generated Voice Saying Either ‘Laurel’ or ‘Yanny’ Is Tearing the Internet Apart
It’s the audio version of “The Dress.”
Scientists Made a Working Invisibility Cloak (But There's a Catch)
Researchers from Pennsylvania State University have created a device that uses “acoustic cloaking” technology.
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The Weird Burbling Joy Of Listening to Jam Boil
There's a way to tell if jam is happy.
What Will the Outdoors Sound Like in the Future?
We spoke to the lead tech at the National Park Service Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division about dwindling quiet spaces.
I Locked Myself in a Soundproof Room and Almost Lost My Mind
In the end, the silence was a little too loud for me.
Robots Gently Caressed Humans to Sexy Music to See if They Were Turned On
A soft stroke by a cold bot.
Noise Pollution Hits Segregated Cities Hardest
A new study explores the unequal burden of noise on communities across the US.
This Company Will Turn Your Favorite Song Into an Ink Splotch
US-based design company Vibrato creates meaningful abstract artworks of your favorite songs or wedding vows.
Massive Robotic Instrument Turns Smartphone Data into Sounds
Using hardware and software, artist Andrius Šarapovas created a massive musical composer.
Artist Figured Out How To Control Water With Her Mind
An EEG, a few speakers, and some metal plates filled with water compose the artist's brain wave-bending installations.
This Website Is Literally Just a Cat Purring Forever
Purrli is the white noise generator of cat lovers' dreams.