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Neuro-experts in the Sonic Lab (Queens University, Belfast)

RS McConnell (Consultant Neurosurgeon) and Colin Williamson (Head Injury Liaison Nurse) from the Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast experience a brief introduction to psychoacoustics (how the brain perceives sound) by Dr Paul Stapleton in the Sonic Lab at Queens. 49 more words


Selective What?

So we’ve all heard of selective hearing, it’s the process whereby we listen in to things depending on whether we want to or not. I often remember being told by my mum that I only listened to things I wanted to hear and never when I was asked to do jobs around the house… (surprise surprise!) But is this actually a real thing? 553 more words


Stationary Falling

As it is currently half term, I have had several family members vising this week, meaning I have been out and about in Salford and Manchester, often visiting places I haven’t been before. 612 more words