Why architects need to use their ears - Julian Treasure
A little bit off-topic but this is such an interesting Ted Talk from one of, if not the leading expert in the subject of sound, acoustics and communication.
10+ tips for designing classrooms, hospitals and offices that are kind on ears, from Julian Treasure.
Julian Treasure is the chair of the Sound Agency, a firm that advises worldwide businesses - offices, retailers, hotels - on how to use sound. He asks us to pay attention to the sounds that surround us. How do they make us feel: productive, stressed, energised, acquisitive?