RSS feed for this section

Archive | NoiseNews Round-Up

The Top 10 Quietest Places on Earth

view of earth from space

At a time of the year when peace and quiet aren’t really in abundance I thought some might welcome a little insight into where you can possibly go to for some real sound down time. From some of the remotest corners of the world to technological soundproof solutions, here is a rundown of the top 10 quietest places to visit on Earth.

Read More Comments Off on The Top 10 Quietest Places on Earth

NoiseNews Round-Up: Brussels Sprouts Noise Complaints

NoiseNews Round-Up: Brussels Sprouts Noise Complaints

Yes, it’s me – The Noise Doctor. I’m back with another NoiseNews Round-Up. I’ll be bringing you some of the latest and quirkiest noise-related news stories from around the world. In this edition, I’m looking at measures by the Brussels government to tackle noise nuisance from airlines, how underwater noise affects our fish, a R&B fan who damaged his own hearing and much more. Let’s get started.

Read More Comments Off on NoiseNews Round-Up: Brussels Sprouts Noise Complaints

NoiseNews Round-Up: Inconceivable! – Noise Dampens Chances of Getting Pregnant?

noise doctor graphic noisenews round-up

Yes, it’s me – The Noise Doctor. I’m back with another NoiseNews Round-Up. I’ll be bringing you some of the latest and quirkiest noise-related news stories from around the world. In this edition, I’m looking at whether noisy roads dampen the chances of getting pregnant, the noise problems of the super rich, howling hounds and Heathrow. Let’s get started.

Read More Comments Off on NoiseNews Round-Up: Inconceivable! – Noise Dampens Chances of Getting Pregnant?

NoiseNews Round-Up: Legoland, Silent Discos, Warring Councils & Dementia

NoiseNews Round-Up: Legoland, Silent Discos, Warring Councils & Dementia

Yes, it’s me – The Noise Doctor. I’m back with the NoiseNews Round-Up. I’ll be bringing you some of the latest and quirkiest noise-related news stories from around the world. In this edition, I’m looking at plans for a new Legoland, drum & bass music being replaced by a silent disco, councils warring over noise and how noise pollution is a possible factor in the onset of dementia. Let’s get started.

Read More Comments Off on NoiseNews Round-Up: Legoland, Silent Discos, Warring Councils & Dementia

NoiseNews: Something Fishy Going on in British Waters?

noisenews round-up from the noise doctor

The seas around Britain may be getting too noisy. So noisy in fact that fish species such as cod and haddock are having difficulty communicating with each other. If their chatter is being obscured, it could affect their ability to breed at a time when stock numbers are recovering. It has long been recognised that large marine mammals are susceptible to Read More…

Read More Comments Off on NoiseNews: Something Fishy Going on in British Waters?

NoiseNews Round-Up: Noisiest Dogs, Pokémon Go, Cinema Snacks & Opera

NoiseNews Round-Up: Noisiest Dogs, Pokémon Go, Cinema Snacks & Opera

Yes, it’s me – The Noise Doctor. I’m back with the NoiseNews Round-Up. I’ll be bringing you some of the latest and quirkiest noise-related news stories from around the world. In this edition, I’m looking at the top 10 noisiest dogs, Pokémon Go, cinema snacks and opera. Let’s get started.

Read More Comments Off on NoiseNews Round-Up: Noisiest Dogs, Pokémon Go, Cinema Snacks & Opera