Tag: mystery sound

Boom reported on New Years Eve on NY-PA border

Several search hits on “explosion” “New York” and “Pennsylvania” encouraged me to check to see if any new mystery booms were reported. And, sure enough, as frequently happens on the last day of the year or New Year’s Eve, we have a big boom reported: People from Owego to Broome County reported feeling an explosion…

Igloolik mystery sound sounds mysterious, but the story leaves us cold

Stories about strange sounds are always suspicious. This recent news about a very northern mystery noise is no exception. In this piece from CBC news (Canada) – Mysterious ‘ping’ sound from sea floor baffles Igloolik – I found a number of assumptions, guesses, and no good data to support the allegations that there is a strange…

The “hum” caused by ocean waves

A geophysicist has proposed that the “hum” some people hear is caused by the interaction of ocean waves with the coast. Has the mystery of the Grimsby hum been solved? | Grimsby Telegraph. A mystery hum that has plagued people in the Grimsby area for more than a decade could have been solved – by French scientists.…

Reports of reports: Mystery booms on each side of the U.S.

More booms happening in Berkeley and central New Jersey. Some are thinking they may be noises from explosives or ammo. Big bang theory? Mystery earth-shaking booms rattle central N.J. residents | NJ.com. Mysterious, earth-shaking booms have been reported in recent weeks by dozens of Bordentown and Hamilton residents, and authorities are at a loss to…

An earth shaking kaBOOM rattled Maryland

Was this another frostquake? It seems not. A quake shook Ocean City, Maryland Thursday around noon. Mysterious ‘Boom’ Rattles Maryland | Maryland Earthquake | LiveScience. It was also heard in Annapolis. But after local construction and blasting were ruled out (and no military testing admission was forthcoming), people suspected an earthquake or a frost quake. The…

Another booming week across North America

Mystery booms continue. We found stories from Arizona to Connecticut, even into Canada this week. More mysterious ‘booms’ reported in Verde Valley area – CBS 5 – KPHO. Last year, about this same time, residents in Verde Valley [Arizona] heard some mysterious, unexplained booms. Reports of similar booms are once again being called in to…

Mystery hum in Southampton is fish mating call

There appears to be an explanation for the unknown and unnerving hum in Southampton. It’s not from industry but from nature. Scientists believe the noise could be being caused by midshipman fish looking for mates in an estuary nearby in Hythe, near Southampton in Hampshire. Mystery hum keeping people awake may be love-making fish –…

Low frequency noise bothers Southampton residents

A low-frequency droning sound is causing sleepless nights in Hythe, Holbury and Dibden Purlieu. Mystery noise causes misery across the county (From Daily Echo). Southampton residents say they are being plagued by the same sound that is making life a misery for people living on the eastern edge of the New Forest. Gordon Windebank, 82,…

U.K. community hounded by sound (UPDATE: Bird scarer)

Irritating noise is irritating to a town in the West Midlands, England. Halesowen residents driven to distraction by “mystery sound” (From Halesowen News). MYSTIFIED residents in Halesowen are being driven to distraction by a loud banging noise every 30 minutes for 12 hours a day. David Taylor contacted the Halesowen News after being unable to…

Mystery noise drives neighborhood insane

A constant vibration keeps them up at night and is causing distress. Herbrandston residents ‘tortured’ by mystery low frequency noise. A group of Herbrandston residents have reached breaking point after a ‘torturous’ mystery noise made life in the village a ‘living hell’. Jane and Steve Ingram said life at their quiet Herbrandston home became unbearable…

Mystery booms continue in New York state

Mystery booms are still heard around Genesee, New York. This article cites several incidents around the country and focuses on this particular area. Mysterious ‘booms’ still unexplained – The Daily News Online: News. It is a phenomena that has sparked curiosity throughout the country for several years now. The booms, however, have grown more frequent.…