Saturday, November 28, 2015

Synesthesia: Unintentional but incredible overlap of 2 or more of the senses

Synesthesia is a neurological phenomenon that entwines two or more of the senses at once. It is estimated that it occurs in approximately 4% of the population. Synesthete's can have overlap between sight, sound, taste, touch, and smell. There are about 63 different types of synesthesia with the most common being sound to color, phonemes, and graphemes.

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