Saturday, March 6, 2010
"The human mind is also adept at turning nothing at all into intelligible sounds. C. Maxwell Cede, described an experiment in which a group of people were asked to help transcribe what they were told was a faint, poor-quality recording of a lecture. Subjects offered dozens of phrases and even whole sentences they'd managed to make out - though the tape contained nothing but white noise." - Roach, Mary. Spook. USA: W W Norton & Co Inc, 2006. 186. Print.