sound

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Our experience of the built environment is augmented by more than what we can see.

A robot looks out over a city skyline. Image: Shutterstock

A UNSW PhD candidate is refining human-machine communications through his research into the sounds used in social robotics.

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The bigger the animal, the deeper the sound they make. But not if they live in the water.

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An internationally renowned anthropologist of sound, Steven Feld, is at UNSW for a series of public events looking at the way music is used to understand the environment.