Des scientifiques ont trouvé la musique parfaite pour votre chat

Originally posted on Nuage Ciel d'Azur:

Pour y arriver, les scientifiques ont travaillé en collaboration avec le compositeur David Teie pour sélectionner les sons capables de toucher la sensibilité des félins.

. Nous avons incorporé des tempos qui, selon nous, pouvaient intéresser les chats, le tempo d’un ronronnement dans un extrait et le tempo de lapements dans un autre, et comme les chats utilisent beaucoup de fréquences de glissement dans leurs appels, la musique pour chat a beaucoup plus de notes glissantes que la musique humaine.»

. Et le plus incroyable, c’est que ces musiques sont parfois plus agréables à l’écoute que certaines des musiques humaines trônant en tête des classements sur iTunes.

Mais à l’époque, certains spécialistes en musicologie estimaient qu’on ne pouvait pas savoir si les animaux réagissaient aux enregistrements ou simplement aux sons imitant les bruits que les caractérisent.

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Pimpf:

agreed , internet shoudl stay neutral it’s a tool , what you better do is learn or teach how to use it properly, You don’t give a car to someone without having a licence, internet should be looked at the same way, you have to learn some ways of searching and reacting on internet in order to be OK.

Originally posted on All Things Rabyd:

« I’m from the Government and I am here to help. »  I must submit to you that these are the most fearful things to heard said to you.  The government follows a timeless truth that power seek to protect itself.  The recent net neutrality debate simply illustrates the truth of the fact that the government seeks power to protect itself if nothing else.  The fact that three people can wave their hand and suddenly the internet which was created by private enterprise is presto a public utility should alarm every American citizen greatly.

The real question was why was this really done.  The rational was to make things fair for everyone.  When the government talks about ‘fair’, a lie is coming, you can bank on it.  I looked to see if there was a public ‘hue and cry’ about how unfair the internet was before this action was taken.  I couldn’t find one.  There were a few disgruntled people…

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Rabyd Opinion – When the Government Takes Action, It is Never Neutral.

A better butler…

Originally posted on Un peu de tenue... :

Everybody knows old trustworthy Alfred Pennyworth: friend, father, nurse, comrade in arms to Batman… but what if Alfred had been a better butler? And how much would it have changed history?

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To all comic book nerds, I’m pretty sure that without Batman, the Joker wouldn’t exist (no Red Hood chemical accident, if one believes this origin story), no Joker means no Harley Quinn and Bane would never have come to conquer Gotham… but it was so much fun drawing them.

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