MELISSA KITE: Why I hate arrogant dog owners who can't keep their mutts under control
Walking my dog in my local park, I hear the same annoying chorus every day. It is the infuriating sound of dog owners attempting to call ... If the victim is lucky they will get away with nothing more than slobber on their trousers. If not they might ...
Just How Far Away Is That Storm?
1...2...3 And yes, you can work out roughly how far away a storm is by timing how long it is between the flash and the rumble. This is because the lightning flash travels at the speed of light but thunder travels more slowly at the speed of sound - this ...
Supersonic Ear by Wild Planet
The microphone of the Supersonic Ear magnifies sounds and vibrations that are close and far away. You can press the microphone ... I love taking it outside and listening. You can hear birds, dogs, people walking past and yes, inside their homes.
How quickly a storm can take your life by storm
But they were far enough away that ... wake up and sound the alarm. I stopped for a second. What was that noise? It sounded like a distant roar, like a freight train. Nancy turned to me with a look in her eyes I never like to see. "Are you hearing that ...
How Our Dog Went From Lost to Found in Three Hours by the Power of Social Media and Sheer Human Kindness
Our dog Louie ran away from home last weekend. He's safe and sound and sleeping at my feet ... I couldn't imagine sweeter words to hear. The report looked like the picture below. In it, you can see what I filled out on the Lost Dogs Form followed by ...