The International Year of Sound is a global initiative to highlight the importance of sound and related sciences and technologies for all in society. The International Year of Sound will consist of coordinated activities on regional, national and international levels. These activities will aim to stimulate the understanding throughout the world of the important role that sound [...]
Individual made 8,000 noise complaints to Dublin Airport in one year. Source: Irish Times 4th Feb 2020 A person who protested about noise at Dublin Airport almost 8,000 times last year contributed to a 10-fold increase in complaints. The individual accounted for more than half of the total of 15,160 complaints, up from just 1,453 [...]
A great video setting out the future of supersonic flight by Interesting Engineering. The Concorde had an interesting noise history both in the UK and USA (New York particularly).
It was a pleasure to meet Simon Coveney, the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Hildegarde Naughton, Galway West TD, to establish their thoughts on Brexit and what it is likely to mean for Irish companies. For example, British Standards are widely used in the Republic of Ireland for the assessment of noise and [...]
What a interesting experiment (Video 2mins). Honk More Wait More.