Episode 275: Yes, Disintegrations

This episode contains: Kids are sick and Devon’s son finally got out of his crib.

Science Rocks!: Universal features of music around the world. New research supports the idea that music all around the globe shares important commonalities, despite many differences. We later play some Devon Music.



Science Rocks Again!: Good noise, bad noise: White noise improves hearing. White noise is not the same as other noise — and even a quiet environment does not have the same effect as white noise. With a background of continuous white noise, hearing pure sounds becomes even more precise, as researchers have shown. Their findings could be applied to the further development of cochlear implants.


Sci-Fi: Disney +, Rick and Morty, The Batman, The Mandalorian, and more.