Month: December 2016

What makes Christmas music sound so… Christmas-y?


“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” “White Christmas.” “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” Aside from their subject matter, there’s something about these songs that sounds distinctly “Christmas-y”… but what is it? Adam Ragusea, a professor of Journalism at Mercer University, takes a closer look at the secret chords that make up our favorite Christmas songs. […]

This Parrot Perfectly Mimics Google Sound


This can get confusing… MissSadieSue uploaded this vido demonstration the unique sound imitating skills of herbird Coco resulting in over 480,000 views already. *ploep!* “My African grey coco loves the okay google beep. I would say it’s in her top 10 favorite noises to make.” via: boingboing Read more: