Listen to Music 800x Slower and Make Time Your Bitch

The world of slowed-down tracks on YouTube is a long, strange trip

Are Whale Sounds the New Binaural Beats?

‘Wheeeeeeeeeeeee-aaaaaaa-oooooooooooooooo-oooooooooooooo!’ Are you focused yet?

The ‘Slam’ of Your Car Door Is Fake

Car doors are engineered to sound much sturdier than they really are. Welcome to the science of automobile psychoacoustics.

Why Are Noise-Canceling Headphones So Freaking Expensive?

Because they’re freaking amazing. Well… some of them are.