The audio clip has had people debating with energy and passion about which name they hear - and it's brought to the surface some interesting points about perspective.
Were you confused about the Yanny or Laurel debate? "More often than not, I hear 'laurel, '" he said. "So you would see probably a younger population with normal hearing for the most part", Tucker said. How can it sound so different to so many people? You know it's gotten bad when the U.S. Air Force is making jokes about it from Afghanistan.
The different audio perceptions, scientists told The Times, may stem from the presence of "acoustic patters. midway between those for the two words" or from listeners' focus on different audio frequencies.
"I did not create Yanny vs. Laurel", she said. "I can't figure out how one would hear Yanny". "You learn this map while learning to speak as a toddler, and also while hearing others speak on a day-to-day basis". "'Definitely Laurel.' 'Laurel?' Laurel, it's not Yanny at all", says Melissa Atkins.
It's also worth noting that people are expecting to hear either "yanny" or "laurel", which makes it more likely that they actually will hear one of those words and not something else.
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