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Yanny vs. Laurel is ‘The Dress of 2018'—but these sound experts think they can end the debate right now

We asked some scientists to weigh in on this viral ear-worm.

Gird yourself for another ‘the dress’ debate. You remember it even if you wish you didn’t: an image of a dress went viral on Twitter because it appeared, to some, to definitely be white and gold, while others were positive it was black and blue. Yes, the audio version of the viral visual atrocity is here, and it’s just as frustrating as that darn blue dress (yeah, I said it).

First, watch this video:

Now show it to all your friends and watch your sanity disappear as they all vehemently disagree. In a reply, another Twitter user claimed you can change what

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