It’s already known that reading aloud can aid memory, but it’s not clear why: is it the act of reading, or is it hearing oneself speaking, or both?
I don’t hear it much around here, but I hear a lot of people say that the Trump era is fundamentally different from the Bush era, that Trump’s outright lies have no precedent. Bullshit. This is from the WH White House: The aide said that guys like me were “in what we call the reality-based […]
A scientist was inspired while watching a spider spin its web—and noticing the wind couldn't knock it down.
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Every day, Mike Thompson hears a new story about how last month’s fires in Northern California have affected people’s lives. Insurance is being denied. Tourism is down. Some companies have laid off workers. “Block after block of homes are wiped out and cars are melted down to their skeletal remains,”...
Cochlear implants don’t generate sound like a hearing aid would. Instead, they zap your cochlea. Find out exacly how they work in this episode of SciShow. [SciShow] The post What Does A Cochlear Implant Sound Like? appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
A week after hearing dire warnings of mass famine in Yemen, the UN Security Council appeared powerless on Wednesday to push the Saudi-led coalition to lift its blockade of humanitarian aid. Sweden called for a meeting on the crisis a...Show More Summary
A neighbor leaned in close, putting her ear near mine. “Can you hear it?” she asked, referring to her new hearing aid? Yes. Yes, I could hear her hearing aid announcing that it had been inserted correctly. They haven't gotten...
I hear a lot about some kind of privilege we all have because of our white skin color. I once heard that band aids are predominantly pink flesh color, which
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - William Demant, the world's second largest hearing aid maker, said it would continue to focus on products that provide hearing quality rather than smart features, after it sold fewer devices than expected in the third quarter.
Smashing Assistive Tech Stigma This thoughtful design by Julia Marina Cunha forces us to examine our attitudes about hearing disabilities. For years, hearing aid designs have gotten “better” by blending...
In a seven-hour hearing with the House Intelligence Committee, Trump’s former campaign adviser contradicted himself numerous times under oath.
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Would you want a spider web inside your ear? Probably not. But if you're able to put aside the creepy factor, new research shows that fine fibers like spider silk actually improve the quality of microphones for hearing aids.
Millions of Americans suffer hearing loss, but too few of us do anything about it. That has to change.
The ultra-fine nature of spider silk has provided inspiration for scientists developing sensitive new types of microphones. Further down the track, these new devices could be put to use in advanced hearing aids and phones that pick up...Show More Summary
The tech tailors the audio of your phone to your specific hearing issues, rather than just amplifying the sound like a hearing aid does.
Would you want a spider web inside your ear? Probably not. But if you're able to put aside the creepy factor, new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York shows that fine fibers like spider silk actually improve the quality of microphones for hearing aids.
If you have any kind of hearing loss, you'll know how frustrating it can be to live in a world engineered towards people with full hearing -- including using your smartphone. There's a new hearing aid implant made by Aussie pioneersShow More Summary