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Sea Animals and Sound

Mollusks and other Sea Animals use of Sound, and the Impact of Anthropogenic Noise in the Marine Acoustical Environment

This article was sponsored by Earth Island Institute.


Beneath the Silent Sea - Low Frequency Active Sonar

An exploration into the U.S. Navy's use of sound technology to pollute our oceans.

This article was published in the September 2000 issue of Whole Earth magazine.


Museum Acoustics

How localizing, isolating and diffusing exhibit sound can vastly improve the acoustical environment of your museum.

This article was published in the September/October 1998 issue of Exhibit Builder magazine.


Exhibit Sound Design for Public Presentation Spaces:

Considerations for the inclusion of sound in museum exhibits. This article was published in the June 1994 issue of Museum Management and Curatorship.


Exhibit Sound Design: Museum Feature or Exhibit Enhancement?

More considerations for the inclusion of sound in museums. This article was published in Vol. 47:1 of the UNESCO publication Museum International. Published in English, French, Spanish, Russian and Farsi.


The Art of Proposal Writing

This article presents the practical side of writing proposals. Drawn from years of technical proposal writing, the format is applicable for almost any service trade - perhaps with the exception of brain surgery. It was published in the April 1997 issue of Sound and Video Contractor magazine.


Natural History Articles:

I have been honing my writing craft by exploring various aspects of nature and perception. The articles intersect sound perception, language and community.