P4 7 I'd like to cast thunderwave

Caitlin J R Hanna, Hannah K Devenport, Roshni A Bakrania, Oliver W B Malkin


We investigate the amount of sound energy required for a “Thunderwave” spell to move a Kraken as is theoretically possible in Dungeons and Dragons. We find that the huge sound involved would be the similar to a rocket between 165 dB and 175 dB and would rupture the casters’ eardrums.

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