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The theremin—a spooky instrument that scored the biggest sci-fi films of the 1950s—was invented by accident.
The campaign to ban “Sound Effects No. 13 – Death & Horror” didn’t stop it from becoming the first sound effects album to break the UK Top 100 charts in the 1970s.
Cats and “Pspsps” go together like toddlers and the crinkling wrapper of a candy bar that you were trying to eat in secret. What gives?
Vocal fry describes a specific sound quality caused by the movement of the vocal folds—and it’s nothing new.
Who knew that certain noises would eventually become as extinct as the dodo or the flash cube some day?
A vocal coach explains how to hear what your voice really sounds like when you talk and sing.
The Wilhelm Scream sound effect has been heard in everything from 'Star Wars' to 'Avatar.' But why do so many filmmakers use it?
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Scientists found a key trait that makes words sound profane in multiple languages.
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'Noise' and 'sound' are often used interchangeably—even when they shouldn't be.
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