The term "synesthesia" comes from the Greek words for "together," and "sensation." So someone with synesthesia might have which of the following experiences?
- A. frequent headaches
- B. fast marathon times
- C. sounds that have colors
- D. extraordinary strength
55% of players knew the correct answer: C., sounds that have colors
People who have synesthesia experience a connection between one sense or concept, and a completely different one, such as smelling colors, or tasting a word. So someone might hear a specific pitch on a piano, and immediately see the color green.
Listen and learn more about today's topic with Murray and Tamika.