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ear diagram
ear diagram



anatomy


this structure helps you determine the direction of a sound
our brain determinies the horizontal position of a sound by comparing the information coming from both ears, if sounds is to your left it will arrive at your left ear a little bit sooner than it arrives at your right. it will also be a little bit louder in your left ear than your right.


the eardrum


the organ of corti

physiology

homeostasis



science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/life/humanbiology/hearing.htm


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