Humpback whales are deterred from their migration routes by the noise of air guns used to survey the ocean floor for oil and gas deposits, a new study has found.
We tend to think of archaeological sites as dead silent – empty ruins left by past cultures. But this isn't how the people who lived in and used these sites would have experienced them.
A recent study finds that noise from human activities is intruding into many parks and other protected areas. Creating quiet zones and noise corridors can help reduce impacts from noise pollution.
Songs of marine animals can help us discover new populations.
A new study analyses the chemistry of a Stradivarius, but there's little evidence these violins actually sound any better.
A robust technique using the wonders of digital media has helped researchers understand how threatened species like frogs are faring on our globally changing planet.
Here's what one man from around 3,300BC actually sounded like.
Scientists are excited about sending a microphone to Mars for the very first time.
A millimetre-sized object has been levitated and moved around in mid-air using nothing but sound waves.