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Drop Science – Matthew Dear + The Sounds Of GE

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Every machine has its own acoustic signature – a precise frequency that indicates whether that machine is operating at peak performance. GE engineers monitor and record these sounds to perform real-time diagnostics on airplane engines, locomotives, power turbines, and medical equipment.


Featured image is an installation by Andy Goldsworthy.




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