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Publisher: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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This video from MIT TechTV demonstrates how to break a glass using sound. The demonstrator determines the resonant frequency of the glass and plays a tone of that frequency with a…
  
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G. Popkin; Publisher: American Physical Society
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This PhysicsCentral article describes the physics behind violins. The article discusses the mechanics of violin construction and how violinists produce sound. It includes labeled…
  
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J. Wolfe
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This website from the University of New South Wales contains basic information about how stringed instruments produce sound. The site discusses plucked string sound and bowed string…
  
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J. Wolfe
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This web site is a non-specialist's tutorial on the topic of music acoustics. It is organized so users can easily link to basic background information or highly specific information…
  
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J. Wolfe; Publisher: University of New South Wales
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This web page provides a multimedia introduction to a sound spectrum. It includes topics such as vibrations, frequency, harmonics, spectra, and an example of an harmonic spectrum:…
  
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T. Mzoughi
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A page linking to sixteen YouTube and Google Flash videos dealing with sound. Information on how to download and convert the videos is also provided.
  
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Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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This NASA feature presents a discussion with country music star Clint Black describing how resonance occurs in a guitar and in the space shuttle rocket and spacecraft. The air…
  
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This PhET simulation allows you to study Fourier series expansions of waves--one example is the overtone series in a musical instrument. You can select amplitudes of up to 11…
  
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T. Robinson
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At this site, from Mercer University, you can build your own speaker with a magnet, some fine wire, a little hot glue, paper and a plastic bottle. To go further, you can do…
  
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D. Russell
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Visit this site for interesting animations of wave and phenomena, with an emphasis on sound and acoustics. You'll also see the equations that describe basic wave behavior. You'll…
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