The Sound Book
The Science of the Sonic Wonders of the World
By Trevor Cox
(W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393239799, 331pp.)
Publication Date: February 2014
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As an acoustic engineer, Trevor Cox has spent most of his career getting rid of bizarre, unwanted sounds. But in The Sound Book, Cox turns up the volume on those sonic oddities. The book explores weird echoes and unexpected noises from around the globe â�� including "whisper galleries" and a chirping pyramid. More at NPR.org
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