Chris Chafe is a composer, cellist, music reseacher and director of Stanford University's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics. more...


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Smog Music

Wired Magazine article and sound example from the project. 

A website by the Black Cloud Citizen Scientist League offers real time date on the levels of CO2, Noise, Temperature, Humudity, Light, Noise, and Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) in a number of cities including Jeddah and Dubai. The project is named the Black Cloud after the mysterious dark masses that appear above Cairo every October for around two months, which are possibly the result of burned agricultural waste and urban pollution.