Monthly Archives: April 2009

 

Huia Hits the High Notes

Posted 29 April 2009 by Anne-Marie Hodge

When it comes to the senses, everything is relative. The world that we perceive every day comes to us through the filter of our sensory organs, neural pathways, and other physiological mechanisms for distinguishing between different sound frequencies, wavelengths of light, and other stimuli. Thus, the world that we live in appears to be a different place than, say, the world of a bumblebee, a bat, or my German shepherd. A new paper in PLoS ONE provides a reminder of... Read more