The earliest recordings of sound are physically deteriorating, but thanks to physicist Carl Haber they no longer need to be handled to be heard. The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientist is one of 24 winners of the 2013 MacArthur Fellowship. He talks to Melissa Block about his work.
New MacArthur Genius Made Old Sound Recordings Safe
By editor • Sep 25, 2013
Originally published on September 25, 2013 6:03 pm