Major Societies concerned with Acoustics and Hearing
Some major museums at the interface of science and the arts
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
Some intruguing Books
The Psychology of Music
The New Stereo Soundbook
The Full Facts Book of Cold Reading
Some useful audio sites:
Boston Audio Society
The Binaural Source
Some major research institutes at the interface between science, technology and the arts:
Center for Research in Computing and the Arts, at the University of California, San Diego.
Department of Music, University of California, San Diego.
Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego.
Cambridge University MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit.
Center for New Music and Audio Technologies, at the University of California, Berkeley.
Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, at Stanford University.
The Media Lab, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique, in Paris.
Musical Acoustics at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
Listen to WNYC’s RadioLab: An engrossing and entertaining science documentary radio program which is syndicated nationally.
Visit the Gathering 4 Gardner (4G) website, to read about fascinating ideas in recreational mathematics, magic, puzzles and philosophy
Visit the Skeptic Society website to get involved in contemporary issues involving science and pseudo-science.
Visit the Society for Amateur Scientists website to get involved in collaborations between world-class professionals and "amateur" scientists.