Monthly Archives: November 2015

Gordon Hempton

Gordon Hempton, the Sound Tracker     Gordon Hempton is also known as The Sound Tracker. He has dedicated many years of his life to finding and preserving spaces on Earth that are silent. He argues that there only a … Continue reading

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Turn it off!!

This link was sent to me today by another “NC” type.  You should read it.  A very good case about noise and its effects on us, with a focus on the impact of non-stop music played everywhere we go. Here … Continue reading

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War, Planes and Noise

Lancasters, Poppies, and Noise This is a belated Remembrance Day post. My heart goes out to all those who died or were wounded in past wars, and in current wars, and to their families. War is an absolute horror that … Continue reading

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Megaphones in the Forest

Forest Megaphones Wow. Check this out! What is that thing in the photo above, you ask? It is a wooden megaphone, one of three sitting in a forest in Estonia. “The installation blends contemporary architectural space and wilderness and is … Continue reading

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