Naked mole rats are nearly deaf because their ears can't amplify sound
2020-09-03 16:00 UTC
... sound between a narrow frequency, between 0.5 and 4 kiloHertz. Humans, by contrast, can detects sounds between about 0.02 and 20 kHz . The researchers then recorded the sound transmitted by the cochlea, a part of the inner ear typically shows the ear is ampli...
Adorable moment a black kitten falls asleep to the sound of a music box playing a lullaby
The Daily Mail
2020-09-01 13:10 UTC
... top US spy who shot himself dead claims he wanted to... 50p coin paying tribute to Girl Guides sells on eBay for... Share this article Share As the video ended the cat was completely asleep, lulled by the sound of the music. One Twitter user posted it online with t...
Discovery of scholar's notes shine light on race to decipher Rosetta Stone
2020-08-25 13:52 UTC
... After the end of the 4th century AD, hieroglyphs had gone out of use, along with the knowledge of how to read and write them. It was Champollion who realised that hieroglyphs recorded the sound of the Egyptian language and who pieced together the alphabet. The disco...