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Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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Musical Pitch Perception May Have Long Evolutionary History

January 28th, 2016

Episode 409 of 600 episodes

A tiny primate, the marmoset, appears to process pitch perception the same way we do, implying that the ability evolved in a common ancestor at least 40 million years ago

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