Hearing theory music to mp3 generation ears

Oz Research of Note (in progress)

The revival of a 150-year-old theory on how the human ear protects itself from damage caused by loud sounds could lead to better noise protection says a Canberra researcher. He urges reconsideration of the long-discarded ‘pressure theory’ saying it explains inconsistencies that have long puzzled hearing researchers.

Dr Andrew Bell, Research School of Biology, ANU

Journal of Hearing Science

http://news.anu.edu.au/?p=12641