Idea: The ultimate CD/DVD auditing tool (meow)
Major Variola (ret)
mv at cdc.gov
Wed Jul 9 13:55:32 PDT 2003
At 11:45 AM 7/9/03 -0700, Mike Rosing wrote:
>On Wed, 9 Jul 2003, Major Variola (ret) wrote:
>> Actually I thought humans are insensitive to phase relations, modulo
>> inter-aural timing at low frequencies for spatial location. Perhaps
>> is what you meant? But spatial location isn't the same as the
>> audiophiles go for. To do that well you need casts of the outer ear
>No, if you put 2 clicks out that are 10 usec's apart on right and
>left, most people can pick out which side came first. 90% of the
Yes this is for localization ---clicks are broadband, you need to
identify which freq components are used. I still think
humans can't discriminate the phase of a tone. In fact, MP3s
use this to cut bits.
>> You doing owl-type studies on auditory localization? Audio-visual
>> and plasticity? Making the cats wear funky glasses?
>Yup. they sew coils into their eyes. For humans they use contacts :-)
>PETA is definitly a problem :-)
Gaak. I was thinking prism-glasses maybe bolted on that translate the
Its ok for undergrads so its ok for cats.
After the experiments, the cats
will be ok, as I assume they're sufficiently
plastic, unless you do brain staining on them. :-( Or your policy is
Tim McVeigh treatment.
Cool stuff, though my domestic feline wants to know where you live.
PS: have you identified the "can opener sound" brain-center yet?
Cats manage biometrics and reputation better than most human systems..
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