Sound And Silence : TED Radio Hour Sound surrounds us, from cacophony even to silence. But depending on how we hear, the world can be a different auditory experience for each of us. This hour, TED speakers explore the science of sound.

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Sound And Silence

Sound surrounds us, from cacophony even to silence. But depending on how we hear, the world can be a different auditory experience for each of us. This hour, TED speakers explore the science of sound.

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Jim Hudspeth: How Do We Hear — And How Do We Lose Our Ability To Hear?

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Rebecca Knill: Technology Has Come So Far—When Will Our Mindset Catch-Up?

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Dallas Taylor: What Can We Learn From Listening To Silence?

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