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Sound in Space

No One Can Hear You Scream ... Or Can They?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.26.2013 | Technology

In space, no one can hear you scream. Or can they? That's exactly what England's University of Surrey’s Surrey Space Centre (SSC) and Surrey Sate...

What I Learned During My Spacewalks

Jerry L. Ross | Posted 04.25.2013 | TED Weekends
Jerry L. Ross

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideoThe Space Shuttle's three main engines and two solid rocket boosters spewed fire and smoke, and their deafening noise roared in my ears during seven launches into space.

Celestial Sound Effects

Seth Shostak | Posted 04.24.2013 | TED Weekends
Seth Shostak

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideoHonor Harger's presentation suggests that if we could only escape the acoustic buffer of our atmosphere and surmount the softening powers of distance, we would confront a universe throbbing with sound. Not exactly.

AUDIO: What Does A Dying Star Sound Like?

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 08.21.2012 | Science

When scientists watched a black hole devour a dying star last year, they were blessed with a plethora of data to study. But there was one question par...