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Loud Music Hearing Damage

Turn Down the Rock Music

Seth Shostak | Posted 10.10.2012 | Science
Seth Shostak

For two hundred thousand years, the loudest noise that Homo sapiens suffered were thunderclaps. But these weigh in at about 120 decibels, dozens of times less energetic than a modern rock band.

Are iPods Causing Permanent Hearing Damage? Students Investigate

| Posted 12.06.2011 | Home

Whether you're at a concert, in the car, or listening to your iPod, listening to loud music is a part of everyday life for most teens. It seems harmle...