Disco specs pump up the volume

Coghlan, Andy
May 1991
New Scientist;5/18/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1769, p27
Reports on Wim Soede of the acoustics and seismic department at Delft University of Technology in Netherlands' development of his prototype spectacles with support from the Dutch Science Foundation and Philips Hearing Instruments. Use of spectacles by elderly people whose hearing has deteriorated; Microphone component of the spectacles; Adaptability of Soede's spectacles to discotheques and noisy parties.


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