A To Chimpanzee

Humans hear and understand language through a staggering number of filters — language is heard coming out of the unique voice boxes and accents of millions of our peers, compressed by cell phones, radios, televisions, and computers, and...

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Five Notes For All

The universality of the pentatonic scale in world music is not a new idea. However, the idea that it could be rooted in our biology is more controversial. Sam explores the debate surrounding the biological basis of music.

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