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A very detailed site about sounds and acoustics, using the authors room as a case study.
A simple experiment to do on sound. All you need is a large plastic cup, piece of string and some water.
A Marvin and Milo activity about speed of sound. All you need is an effervescent indigestion tablet, small glass bottle and water.
A nice site designed to help students to understand sound and waves, very well presented. There are acoustic and audio related web demonstrations and experiments.
An animation to illustrate the propagation of sound waves from a moving source. You can modify the wave speed, the source speed and wavelength.
Read how changes in air pressure make annoying sounds.
Explores the music made by a symphony orchestra, with historical facts, several sound samples and illustrations for each instrument group.
A comprehensive article explaining how the voice works, looking at how different parts of the body absorb certain sounds to how sound is created by the vocal chords.
Sound "quality" or "timbre" describes those characteristics which allow the ear to distinguish sounds which have the same pitch and loudness.
Info on the speed of light, and how quickly it travels through water, air or diamond. Also contains a good overview of historical measurements of the speed of light.
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