Cathedral

SciTech Now Episode 327

In this episode of SciTech Now a cathedral is using acoustic engineering to better their sound quality; an investigation of the technology that monitors pipeline leaks; tracking pelicans with solar power; and the CEO of General Motors shares her story.  

A cathedral uses acoustic engineering to better their sound

Construction is underway in Raleigh, North Carolina, on the first new cathedral to be built in the United States in decades. From the building materials to the architectural design, engineers are using the latest acoustic technology to make sure both music and the spoken word resonate properly throughout this grand space.