Sunday, 09 December, 2018

Do you hear 'yanny' or 'laurel?' Soundbite sparks internet din

descargar el crack de mad riders - Twitter Nobody can agree if this robot says 'Yanny' or 'Laurel' and everyone is arguing about it
Ella Tate | 17 May, 2018, 07:03

Over on ABC, Live! host Jimmy Kimmel tried to bridge the divide between Laurel and Yanny partisans, joking, "Whether you hear Laurel or Yanny, one thing we can all agree on: Nothing has ever mattered less than this". "The interesting thing about the word Yanny is that the second frequency that our vocal track produces follows nearly the same path, in terms of what it looks like spectrographically, as Laurel". Even some doctors of audiology at Main Line Health are split.

So now that you know what our team in Washington heard, CGTN America wants to know: what do you hear?

People who hear "Laurel" are likely also hearing "Yanny" but they can't distinguish it because it's part of the overall harmonics that makes up "Laurel".

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"It's all in how our brain processes sound, so each word laurel and yanny have a different frequency level". Szabo, 18, played the recorded vocabulary.com clip through his computer speakers for a school project, the New York Times reports. But when he tried the clip again back at his desk, he heard "laurel".

A viral audio clip has everyone asking each other: "Yanny" or "Laurel"? "Is the person more of a high-pitched voice or a low-pitched voice?" It was a social media frenzy in which internet trends and traffic on the topic spiked so high that Wikipedia itself now has a simple entry, "The dress". "I think maybe it creates something our brains aren't used to and so we interpret it differently", said Marino. "You know what we really need?" Jake Cavanaugh, says what you hear depends on a few different factors.

With time, a definitive scientific explanation will probably surface, like the one given for the dress, which had much to do with lighting.

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