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A sound idea: can ambient noise make us work harder? - The Guardian

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Airplane noise complaints soar throughout city - New York Post

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Airplane noise complaints soar throughout city
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The citizens who gripe loudest about airplane noise in the New York City area live 12 miles from the nearest airport.
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Bernie Ecclestone declares war on the lack of noise | Formula 1 ...

Bernie Ecclestone declares war on the lack of noise | Formula 1 ... | Noise and acoustic treatment | Scoop.it
"I was not horrified by the noise," he said. "I was horrified by the lack of it. Ron [Walker, the chief of the Australian Grand Prix] is right with regards to their contract. And I was sorry to be proved right with what I've said all along; ...
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This is the first time I have anyone complain because there was not enough annoying noise

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Sounding off against noise pollution - Bangkok Post

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Sounding off against noise pollution
Bangkok Post
Workday or weekend, rain or shine, the noise is with us all day. Thanks to that, I cannot even take a little nap on the weekend.
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This is an interesting opinion piece on teh effects of Noise to the  reciever of the noise. Worth a quick read.

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City takes another crack at noise - Bayoubuzz

City takes another crack at noise Bayoubuzz The council and mayoral administrations have tried more than once before to find a way to keep the noise down, only to run into both legal and practical problems as they sought to balance the interests of...
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Noise complaints put dampener on youth orchestra's Christmas concert - The Guardian

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The Guardian Noise complaints put dampener on youth orchestra's Christmas concert The Guardian A spokesperson for Intu said: "We received a number of complaints about the noise levels in the centre on Saturday so unfortunately we had to ask the...
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Ashurst Wood resident plagued by noise considers marching to Downing Street - thisiseastgrinstead.co.uk

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thisiseastgrinstead.co.uk Ashurst Wood resident plagued by noise considers marching to Downing Street thisiseastgrinstead.co.uk A HOMEOWNER who said she was being plagued by noise from a music teaching neighbour says her appearance in last week's...
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I hope the Prime Minister understands Acoustics!

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Rough Trade Cancels All Shows Due to Noise - DNAinfo

New York Times (blog) Rough Trade Cancels All Shows Due to Noise DNAinfo WILLIAMSBURG — Just days after this much-anticipated record store and venue opened its doors, Rough Trade has canceled all its in-store shows — with famed aritsts including...
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Just in: Spanish court acquits pianist of noise pollution - Arts Journal

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After all the media hysterics about her facing jail, concert pianist Laia Martin has been found not guilty by a court in Gerona of inflicting noise pollution on her irascible (and possibly irrational) neighbour.
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Barkley theater neighbors disturbed by movie noise - Bellingham Herald

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Bellingham Herald Barkley theater neighbors disturbed by movie noise Bellingham Herald BELLINGHAM - Nearly a year after the opening of the Regal Cinema Stadium 16 movie theater, neighbors and the company are still trying to figure out how to deal...
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Bendigo Hotel under threat over live-music noise complaints - The Age

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Bendigo Hotel under threat over live-music noise complaints
The Age
Mr Palermo said only one resident had complained about the noise, although that was disputed by the council.
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Concert pianist on trial over neighbour's noise pollution claims - The Guardian

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Mirror.co.uk Concert pianist on trial over neighbour's noise pollution claims The Guardian The plaintiff, identified only as Sonia B because of tribunal regulations, claims she suffered from noise contamination between 2003 and 2007 owing to the...
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Should have consulted an Acoustic proffessional

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Neighbours tormented by mystery screeching noise plaguing entire housing estate - Bucks Herald

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Bucks Herald Neighbours tormented by mystery screeching noise plaguing entire housing estate Bucks Herald Martyn Chuter – environmental health and private sector housing manager for Aylesbury Vale District Council – said: “We are aware of several...
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F1 noise row: The reasons why sound is so important in sport - Metro

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F1 noise row: The reasons why sound is so important in sport
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But once the theme music has died down and the red lights go out above the grid, F1 fans want to hear just one thing: noise and lots of it.
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Frustrated Pearl residents hope to tackle noise with noise - JustHere Qatar

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Frustrated Pearl residents hope to tackle noise with noise
JustHere Qatar
The havoc that speeding cars and motorbikes have been creating at The Pearl-Qatar is not new.
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Noise from Dublin Port terminal “exceeds WHO levels” - thejournal.ie

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Noise from Dublin Port terminal “exceeds WHO levels”
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Murphy said that when you factor in the fact there is a low frequency component, the noise at the terminal “exceeds WHO guidelines by 11db”, going from 40 to 51db.
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A joyful noise: The Mormon Tabernacle Choir - CBS News

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A joyful noise: The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
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Whether it's the sacred or the seasonal, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has strived for -- and found -- a singular purpose: to make a truly joyful noise indeed.
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Turbine noise can be heard from just 3% of windfarms, report finds - The Guardian

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Business Green Turbine noise can be heard from just 3% of windfarms, report finds The Guardian Opponents of windfarms often cite noise concerns along with aesthetic complaints, but the problem is shown to be infrequent and can be easily fixed with...
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State board to look at noise standards for Vermont energy projects - BurlingtonFreePress.com

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State board to look at noise standards for Vermont energy projects
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Wind turbines of the Kingdom Community Wind Project on the Lowell Mountain ridge seen from Albany looking to the west in July.
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Noise Could Cause Hearing Loss in Unborn Babies, Newborns - AllAfrica.com

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Noise Could Cause Hearing Loss in Unborn Babies, Newborns
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One expectant mother was advised by other mothers, to expose her unborn baby to loud noises. "Your home is too quiet.
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Its really interesting when  some say its too quiet and others say its too noisy. I give up!

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Crackdown vowed on noise pollution - Belfast Telegraph

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Belfast Telegraph Crackdown vowed on noise pollution Belfast Telegraph The number of notices issued was expected to increase because of powers to tackle night-time noise were extended under Noise Act 1996 but, only Belfast and Coleraine councils...
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Chef derides action on noise - Marlborough Express

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Chef derides action on noise
Marlborough Express
A high-profile Christchurch chef is bemused by a "ridiculous" city council noise complaint notice that interrupted his Sunday afternoon live music session.
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Mellon leads airport authority noise committee - Naples Daily News

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Mellon leads airport authority noise committee
Naples Daily News
The Naples Airport Authority Noise Compatibility Committee elected M. Richard Mellon chair for 2013-14.
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