Who broke the record for breaking the sound barrier?

Answer Chuck Yeager was the first man to break the sound barrier; he did it by flying a small, bullet-shaped aircraft at Mach 1, which is the speed of sound (760 MPH at sea level, 660 MPH at 40,000 feet).... Read More »

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Fencing as a Sound Barrier for Barking Dogs?

Excessive barking can be a serious problem for pet owners and their neighbors. By serving as a barrier that absorbs and reflects sound, fencing can be part of the solution.

What sound can I record that might sound like a kick drum?

As simple as this might sound, take the palm of your hand nearest your wrist and hit down onto a desk. different desks will make different sounds but you should be able to get a good "thump" out of... Read More »

Why Do I Get A Clicking Sound When I Record With A Microphone Through The Sound Card?

Even if it depends on the software, that sounds like RF interference. Is your sound card build on to the motherboard or in a PCI slot? If it's in a slot, try moving it. Position it far away from ot... Read More »

How to Record Sound Produced by Your Sound Card?

You’ve outfitted your computer with the best sound card, hooked it up to great speakers, and now it sounds great. But how do you capture the sounds you find on the internet or concoct yourself? H... Read More »