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Can listening to new audio drug get you high?

November 29th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Las Vegas, Nov 29 (ANI): A web site has claimed that users of a new audio drug can achieve an altered state just by listening to a few beats.The player, called an ... Read more...

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German sound engineer claims to have found ‘anti-Vuvuzela filter’

June 15th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): A sound engineer based in Munich, Germany, has claimed to have devised a hi-tech antidote to the popular Vuvuzela, the deafening plastic trumpets, which have attracted complaints from ... Read more...

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What makes certain musical notes pleasant or unpleasant

May 21st, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Ever thought why you like one genre of music and dislike another? Well, scientists at University of Minnesota have delved deeper into the question to find out what ... Read more...

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Laughter and tears are universal emotions

January 26th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Even the most unemotional-looking people roll with laughter and cry their heart out, says a study, claiming that basic emotions such as amusement, anger, fear and sadness are ... Read more...

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Speech perception involves multiple senses, not just hearing

February 12th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 12 (ANI): While people generally think of speech as being something they hear, a report now suggests that speech perception involves multiple senses. Published in the journal Current Directions in ... Read more...

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Normalcy returns to Indira Gandhi International Airport after gunshots

December 5th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Operations at the Indira Gandhi International Airport returned to normalcy early on Friday after gunshots were heard there. There were reports that two sharp sounds had sparked ... Read more...

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Brain area that amplifies behaviourally significant speech sounds identified

November 22nd, 2007 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 22 (ANI): US researchers have identified the brain region that selectively amplifies behaviourally significant speech sounds, such as recognising the unmistakable sound of a spouse calling ones name.Rajeev Raizada of ... Read more...

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