Yanny or Laurel? The origin of the divisive audio clip

Yanny or Laurel? The origin of the divisive audio clip

AN audio snippet with just two syllables has ignited an internet meltdown, dividing social media users into staunchly opposed camps: do you hear “Yanny” or “Laurel?” But how did we get here? The collective sensory experiment causing a Twitter tizzy mushroomed from a short audio clip originally published by a …