Aircraft Noise Reduction During WWII

Over the past few weeks at Hearing International the bomber crew noise exposure series has had some real attention from audiology colleagues, WWII buffs, and those that actually suffered the noise exposures themselves, their relatives, and the current pilots of these magnificent planes.  I was reminded by a colleague, Dr. Jont Allen, that much of…

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In Pursuit of Silence

According to Lentin (2014), three of the five noisiest cities in the world are in India, Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Kolkata (Calcutta), and Delhi.  These are highly populated cities, with about 13 million, 14.3 million and 18 million people respectively.  Known as the entertainment, commercial fashion and financial centers for India, they all have severe city…

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