Explore the science of sound!

Spot Light Acoustics Video

Sound waves could speed up the healing of open wounds.

This video was produced by Inside Science TV on acoustics-related topics. To see more stories about acoustics and other topics visit the ISTV Website.

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What made that sound?

Visit the ASA listen to sounds page to hear and learn about more sounds.

Acoustics Today

Article of the week: 12/5/16

Preventing Occupational Hearing Loss — Time for a Paradigm Shift

By William J. Murphy


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Lizard ears and ancestral hearing

By Catherine Carr, Yezhong Tang, and Jakob Christensen-Dalsgaard

Home Activities

Coloring, word search and games about acoustics all to do at home!

Experiments & Projects

Looking for a science fair project or a fun activity about acoustics? Try out some of these experiments and projects!

Simulators & More

Use simulators and other tools to understand acoustics properties.