From Vanishing Dots to Piggy Banks: This Week’s Curios
|09/27/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners everywhere. This is a weekly digest.
Last week’s Curios covered illusions to trick your brain, boozy physics thought experiments, and piggy bank etymology.
Curio No. 1158 | Sound illusions
In yesterday’s Curio, we discussed an amazing optical illusion. Now check out this amazing auditory illusion. In 1974, a musicologist named Diana Deutsch developed the scale illusion. In the scale illusion, two separate parts play a seemingly unrelated line of quarter notes. Each part is then separated in read more >>>