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...
Carer is left unable to sleep because of the sound of neighbours having 'vigorous sex'
The Daily Mail
2020-08-21 10:26 UTC
... ;s son bought it for $100m Previous Next 'Sounds like he's going to need a new hip': Carer is left unable to sleep at retirement flat in London because of the sound of elderly neighbours 'having vigorous sex' for 30 minutes Lucy Dearlove was taking care of elderly p...
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...