commentary on Politics and a little bit of everything else

People hear with their skin?

It appears that humans also hear with their eyes and skin…..

In a piece in the Observatory section of the New York Times, Henry Fountain writes that humans actually have the ability to use everything they have at their disposal to hear….and this maybe an innate sense….

……from the study done by  Bryan Gick and Donald Derrick of the University of British Columbia…..

…..the finding(s) also suggested there might be other sensory cues at work in speech perception — that, as he put it, “we are these fantastic perception machines that take in all the information available to us and integrate it seamlessly.”



November 27, 2009 - Posted by | Animals, Health, Other Things | , , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: