Tag Archives: sound

Sound tech and facts: how does a music box work, sound dampening, the science of music

The Engineer Guy has posted a new stunning video about the music boxes and how do they work. You HAVE to subscribe to his channel if you want to understand why engineers are a great creative bunch and why we owe them a great deal a respect. Engineers are the link between scientists and regular […]

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What are sounds and when were they recorded the first time [video]

It’s not a secret that sounds are mechanical waves that are propagated through matter. So, if there’s no matter, there’s no sound. Incredibly enough the first time humanity recorded sound was in 1859, when Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville created and used the phonautograph. And yes, solid objects do vibrate ie “make waves” when touched or […]

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