Tree Rings on a Record Player.

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What does it sound like when you play tree rings on a record player? Bartholomäus Traubeck knows. He built a record player that is able to “play” cross-sectional slices of tree trunks by using a computer to turn data collected from the rings into music.

I saw this article and just had to share. So cool, right? Listen to an excerpt of Traubeck’s record of the recordings, “Years,” below.

Hugs,

Megan

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