College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Extreme sound levels, like the intense noise from a Gatling gun or jet engine, can threaten hearing as well as health. In this demonstration, sound can shatter a glass or levitate an object. BYU scientists, led by physics professor Kent Gee, are studying the impact of extreme acoustics.

Video credits:
Producer Julie Walker; Photographer Dale Green, Editor David Wehle
Additional footage provided by ATK

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  • Prügivedu

    amazing works!

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  • jake clayson

    Beautifully shot/edited Levi. Great work Niles. Fun to watch, informative, strategic, and generally stunning. Wish I was still working on these with you two.

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