(Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)

The Science Behind Hearing Laurel Or Yanny [LISTEN + WATCH]

A new dress debate is sweeping the internet, and it makes me wanna flip a table! This time it’s an audio clip. The original post asks if you hear the name “Yanny” or “Laurel.” And yes, chaos has ensued. My timelines are seemingly 50/50.

I only hear Laurel, but a handful of friends say Yanny. So what is it? Both. A YouTuber explained it’s both names layered on top of each other in different frequencies. Basically, depending on what pitches you hear best, you’ll hear one or the other or possibly both! Whoa.

Check Also

Oak Park Brewing Co., Oak Park Brewery (Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images)

Oak Park Brewing Co. Reopens After Infestation Prompts Temporarily Closure

If you missed the news, Oak Park Brewing Co. was closed over the weekend and …