Hearing: representing the aural wallpaper

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    Human listeners appear to represent the textures of sounds through a process of automatic time averaging that exists beyond volition. This process distils likely background sounds into their summary statistics, a computationally efficient way of dealing with complex auditory scenes.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)R610-R612
    Number of pages3
    JournalCurrent Biology
    Issue number10
    Publication statusPublished - 21 May 2018


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