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Do you hear differently in different body positions?

Postby jimmystang » Mon Jan 01, 2007 7:23 pm

If you alter body position suddenly, your perception changes - e.g. what you hear is distorted.

Why is it that our senses are affected by body angle, even though they are capable of adjusting to some extent? anatomy? gravity? memory? otoliths?
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Postby Oscerot » Mon Jan 01, 2007 8:47 pm

Hrm...

See, my knowledge largely comes from my own individual hypothesis. I know something in a different area, and try to apply it to a possible situation based on my current knowledge. Which is why you shouldn't trust anything I say from this point on.... :lol:

Well, I think it may have largely to do with how each angle affects the brain itself. I'm guessing that based on your angle, the rate of blood supply to the brain changes ever slighlty (for an example, if your body was upside down), and therein it affects the brain, and the temporal lobe controls hearing.
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Postby sachin » Tue Jan 02, 2007 5:16 pm

Tymphanic membrane------ coclea is ment not only to sense sound but also to sense body position...

So that it effects the phonoreception in different positions of body...... thats not defect...... thats the mechanism that your body tells you that you are not in right position.....
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Postby Oscerot » Tue Jan 02, 2007 6:15 pm

sachin_at_biog wrote:Tymphanic membrane------ coclea is ment not only to sense sound but also to sense body position...

So that it effects the phonoreception in different positions of body...... thats not defect...... thats the mechanism that your body tells you that you are not in right position.....


THANKS!

That was so awesome. I love it when I learn.
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Postby destiny » Wed Jan 03, 2007 10:06 am

Oscerot wrote:
THANKS!

That was so awesome. I love it when I learn.


I agreed. :D

Learning is so great and fun! :D
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