McGurk effect, how does it work?
November 5, 2011 4:56 PM Subscribe
Please explain the McGurk effect as if you're talking to a 5th grader.
posted by fuse theorem to Science & Nature (14 answers total) 6 users marked this as a favorite
In particular, why would watching this
make me feel nauseated? I don't have a fear of heights and rarely experience vertigo, but I hear the "sound" implied by the action in the clip and then feel sick to my stomach. Is that a common effect of auditory illusions?