The McGurk Effect – An Impressive Auditory Illusion

Mark Mitton’s video shows the McGurk Effect. Exactly the same sound is played in each sequence. The only difference is visual imagery. He is mouthing V, D and B in the three sequences. The listener then interprets the sound differently. This is a very impressive effect which tells us something significant about the way our brains work.

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