Fun facts about wind chimes
> Historians believe wind chimes have been around for at least 5,000 years.
> Archeological evidence of wind chimes in South-East Asia dates back to about 3,000 B.C.
> Wind chimes are traditionally hung to ward off evil spirits.
> The earliest wind chimes were made of materials such as bone, wood, bamboo or seashells.
> In prehistoric time, wind chimes were used to scare away birds and other animals from crop.
> Chinese feng shui practitioners believe wind chimes’ materials and sounds can have a positive effect on the energy and mood of a living space.
> Metal and wooden wind chimes made with specifically-sized tubes can be tuned to produce particular sounds.
> Aluminium wind chimes tend to create the longest and largest sound. Source: http://wonderopolis.org
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