Monthly Archives: February 2021

Mars

This is sort of like the old question about the tree falling in the forest. The answer is: yes, the falling tree does move the air as it falls, but if there are no ears nearby to process the sound … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Sitting

This short essay reminds us to stop and sit and listen, preferably out in ‘nature’ somewhere. You can start hearing a lot things you miss in the busyness of life. This is not a brilliant insight – but it is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Noise from Amazon

Not the river. But that other Amazon. It wants to build a new distribution centre in Spanish Fort, Alabama. It would cover 24 acres of land. The plan is to spend $45 million on it and hire about 100 people. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

A lead from FT

Today I got an email with a link. To THIS story. It is rather amazing – two musician parents recorded their daughter in utero, and used the sound waves to generate music. Watch the video to see/hear what they ended … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment