Switching the direction of hair cells
glucegen at excite.com
Mon Jul 21 03:32:56 EST 2003
I am interested in knowing what would happen if sound entering the
back end of the cochlea were perceived as high-pitched while sounds
entering the front entrance of the cochlea were perceived as
This means lower-frequencies would be higher-pitched, while
higher-frequencies would be lower-pitched.
1. Bass (bluntness) would be high-pitched.
2. Treble (sharpness) would be low-pitched.
What would be the physical and psychological effects of this?
Thanks in advance,
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