V.19 No.37 | 9/16/2010
Sound and Vision
The Albuquerque Museum’s unusual color swap
As far as cognitive peculiarities go, synesthesia seems pretty sweet. Instead of just hearing sounds, the brain translates the aural with another sense function, say vision or taste. What is for one person an F sharp can, for the synesthete, be a green- or raspberry-hued note.