Twilight Tremolo

Listening to the sounds of night can be rewarding and sometimes scary (see Lang's post). Armed with some knowledge of what these sounds are will assuage your fears, creating a feeling of joy and reward when you hear something that you recognize. Among these amazing night-time sounds are the calls of the Eastern Screech-owl. These diminutive … [Read more...]

Mysterious Voices of the Night

In the world of nature sounds, mysteries abound, especially when it comes to weird and puzzling voices of the night … Not long ago a woman by the name of Gail Canterbury heard a strange squealing sound late one evening in her backyard near Cortland, New York. Her husband Don made a recording with the video camera in his cell phone. He then … [Read more...]