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Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:49 PM

 

Try The McGurk Effect! - Horizon: Is Seeing Believing?

The McGurk effect is a compelling demonstration of how we all use visual speech information. The effect shows that we can't help but integrate visual speech into what we 'hear'.




references:

McGurk H., MacDonald J. (1976). "Hearing lips and seeing voices.". Nature 264 (5588): 7468. PMID 1012311

Calvert, G., Spence, C. & Stein, B. (2004). Handbook of multi sensory processes. Ipswich, MA:MIT Press




Moral of the story:
Don't always trust your senses.

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Reply Try The McGurk Effect! - Horizon: Is Seeing Believing? (Original post)
MarkCharles Feb 2012 OP
digonswine Feb 2012 #1
Vincardog Feb 2012 #2
cornflake_31 Feb 2012 #3
snagglepuss Feb 2012 #4
jberryhill Feb 2012 #5
cantbeserious Feb 2012 #6
MarkCharles Feb 2012 #7
Javaman Feb 2012 #8

Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:52 PM

1. That is cool-

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:01 PM

2. The McGurk Effect is cool

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:29 PM

3. Cool

Very trippy.

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 06:27 PM

4. That is fascinating. Thanks for posting

K & R

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 12:52 AM

5. Nice bikini at about 2:26 of that first one


Weird thing is that I have no idea what he says for about three seconds there.

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 08:46 AM

6. Is This What Happens To Republicans - The Words Are Right - What Is Heard Is Left?

eom

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Response to cantbeserious (Reply #6)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 09:10 AM

7. Something like that! Republicans hear what they want to...

 

even if no one is talking. Then they hear what God is telling them.

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Response to MarkCharles (Original post)

Tue Feb 28, 2012, 11:21 PM

8. Meh, this is like the old "olive juice" joke from 2nd grade.

mouth the worlds olive juice to anyone and see what their reaction is.

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