NASA Wants to Show Us What Space Sounds Like

I know, I know: In space, no one can hear you scream. Or hear anything else, for that matter. However, NASA begs to differ.

Using instruments that detect electromagnetic emissions in the spectrum that correspond to sound waves on Earth, they’ve made a series of recordings and posted them to SoundCloud. Listen.

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/172374713″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]

And while we’re on the subject–sort of–here’s what a comet smells like.

(Via Gigwise)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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