Beyond the Bias

Ullekh NP

Nobel Prize-winning author Daniel Kahneman re-examines human follies and suggests remedies

Mumbai Notebook

Ganeshotsav and the city's decibel divide 

Sennheiser IE 60

It offers no noise cancellation, but this set of headphones has much in its favour

All Sounds the Same, Only Louder

Pop music hits, say researchers, are losing diversity and turning noisier


A vuvuzela produces 127 decibels of sound. Rock concerts generally come in around 115 dB.


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