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Blind People Can Echolocate


Echolocation Acts as Substitute Sense for Blind People

Human echolocation operates as a viable "sense," working in tandem with other senses to deliver information to people with visual impairment, researchers find. ... More>


Play It Again And Again, Sam


Did You Hear That? Specific Brain Activity Linked With Imagined Hearing

Researchers find that activity in specific brain areas distinguishes words that we actually hear versus those we imagine, and may also signal proneness to auditory hallucination. ... More>


Observer Article

The Sounds of Social Life

A new assessment tool "lends an ear" to human behavior by capturing sound bites of people's daily lives. ... More>