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Synesthesia Test
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Are your senses crossing paths?
Are your senses crossing paths?

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Woo! It's been a while!

Our first post of 2013 is an introduction to Mirror-Touch Synesthesia, a phenomenon wherein an individual physically feels what they observe happening to others.

http://www.synesthesiatest.org/blog/mirror-touch-synesthesia

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Happy November, folks! Here's a new post on emotion-color #synesthesia  in music. We were so inspired by +Taylor Swift's 'Red' that we figured we'd dive into analyzing the emotion-color metaphor in popular songs.

http://goo.gl/kuSJ5

Enjoy!

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Have you read our interview w/ Kristian Marlow, member of the St. Lous Synesthesia Research team? Here it is!

http://www.synesthesiatest.org/blog/synesthesia-research-st-louis-interview

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Have you tried our new synesthesia test yet? It's quick, simple, and fun! No matter your result, there's a reward waiting for you!

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Pretty interesting stuff, eh?
Fascinating Wednesday read: Neuroscientist Mark Changizi explains why we see in color, how we developed the written word, and why music makes us dance. 

Use this link for the whole interview: http://ti.me/O2hVMC
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Do the months of the year, days of the week, or general numeric sequences appear in the space around you? If so, you might just be a spatial sequence synesthete! Learn more about this interesting variation of synesthesia!

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Curious as to whether or not you have synesthesia? Looking for a simple test to give you an idea? Check out our post on the Synesthesia Battery! 

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Synesthesia in the spotlight: Steffie Tomson, of the Neuroscience Department of Baylor College of Medicine (and http://www.synesthete.org), sits down with +The Huffington Post to discuss synesthesia. Cool video!

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Woo! We're happy to announce our first post on sound to color synesthesia! We take a look at the musical compositions of +John Burke in his album, Synesthesia. If you love relaxing music and a healthy dose of synesthetic experiences, you might just find this interesting!

Do certain sounds or songs trigger color visualizations for you? If so, what are the triggers? Which colors do you visualize?

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Hey there, ladies and gents! Have you checked out our latest post? We're running a bit of an experiment, actually, involving +Lumosity's online brain games! Give Speed Match a try and share your results!
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