Bratt-Eggen and her team researched sound levels in open-plan study spaces.
Min and Min linked exposure to loud-ish noises and male infertility.
Researchers studied ties between neighborhood noise levels and body mass index.
Hearing nature sounds does indeed relax people who are stressed.
Perceptions trump reality and moods matter
Noise has multiple roles in mental health facilities
Lamb and Kwok looked at the effects of workplace stressors on performance.
Blakey investigated links between workspace design and innovation/creativity.
Pineda and her team studied soundscapes in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).
Research by Tamesue confirms that meaningful office noise degrades professional performance.