On a website called Sounds of Earth, you'll find a 3D globe that you can spin in order to select and play various ambient nature sounds recorded from around the world. They're all quite relaxing, and great for peaceful background noise. The website was inspired by the phonograph records sent into space on NASA's 1997 Voyager 1 and 2 interstellar missions. The records contained a "Sounds of Earth" section, which included a range of natural sounds from our planet.
Pandora's Toolbox is a wicked ambient album by David Torn containing a goldmine of creepy samples which have been used in Resident Evil 4, Postal, Silent Hill, and more. Although this album is full of the type of audio one would expect to hear in a horror film, some tracks are also quite ethereal sounding.… READ THE REST
Find a moment of solace today by listening below to the stunning sound of an Imaginary Forest created by experimental musician Alexey Seliverstov: This is a compound soundscape that consists of a prepared tape from the Seychelles countryside, sounds of synthetic (Buchla) birds, modular bleeps, a spring forest ambiance, and a night bird from LA[…]… READ THE REST
On shhhnoise.com, you can create your own personalized ambient sounds by mixing and matching any combination of beach, wind, forest, raindrops, typing, and paper sounds. You can add as many or little of these noises as you'd like, and you can choose the volume level for each one. The results from my experimentation with this… READ THE REST
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Whether gaming in your spare time or burying yourself in spreadsheets at your 9-to-5, efficiency matters. And while you may have the latest and greatest laptop or smartphone to work on, its small screen can totally kill your enjoyment, especially when you're hopping over to different apps or watching your favorite streaming content. If you're looking for a way… READ THE REST