Preventing Hearing Loss

Wired article on preventing hearing loss talks about music, headphones, and speakers and how they affect hearing. The second page of the article provides tips for preventing hearing loss. A lawnmower is 85 – 90 dB. Here’s a list of sounds and how loud they are.
Dangerous Decibles is working to help prevent noise-induced hearing loss. It has an interactive Virtual Exhibit that’s worth checking.