Tag: "pitched" at biology news
Male owls pitch their hoots to advertise body weight to competitors
...ound that the territory owners give slightly lower pitched
hoots in response to calls mimicking heavier males, probably indicating that they attempted to sound heavier when challenged by more threatening individuals. "The fact that owls are essentially active during the night puts a strong emphasis on ac...
Research finds music training 'tunes' human auditory system
...r brainstem ability to track the three differently pitched
"mi" sounds. "Even with their attention focused on the movie and though the sounds had no linguistic or musical meaning for them, we found our musically trained subjects were far better at tracking the three different tones than the non-musicians...