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What Color is Tuesday? Exploring Synesthesia

  • Published28 Jul 2014
  • Reviewed28 Jul 2014
  • Source TED

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Synesthesia is a neurological trait that causes people to combine two or more senses. How does someone with synesthesia experience the world around them? In this TED-Ed video, Richard E. Cytowic explores the world of a synesthete.

Access What Color is Tuesday? Exploring Synesthesia at TED-Ed.