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Matter: Monkeys Could Talk, but They Don’t Have the Brains for It

Matter: Monkeys Could Talk, but They Don’t Have the Brains for It

A Celebes crested macaque at the Tangkoko reserve in Indonesia. Researchers reported that monkeys have a vocal tract capable of human speech, but can’t talk because they lack the right wiring in their
Trilobites: When Mismatched Voices and Lips Make Your Brain Play Tricks

Trilobites: When Mismatched Voices and Lips Make Your Brain Play Tricks

As our brains combine moving mouths and babbling voices, they sometimes play tricks on our perceptions.
Trilobites: When Mismatched Voices and Lips Make Your Brain Play Tricks

Trilobites: When Mismatched Voices and Lips Make Your Brain Play Tricks

As our brains combine moving mouths and babbling voices, they sometimes play tricks on our perceptions.
Singing While Pregnant

Singing While Pregnant

Beyoncé performs at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12.
So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

Verbal fillers such as “like,” “so” and “you know” are common but can become problematic when overused to the point of distraction.
So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

Verbal fillers such as “like,” “so” and “you know” are common but can become problematic when overused to the point of distraction.
So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

So, Um, How Do You, Like, Stop Using Filler Words?

Verbal fillers such as “like,” “so” and “you know” are common but can become problematic when overused to the point of distraction.
Roy Williams? ‘He Doesn’t Have an Accent. You Have an Accent.’

Roy Williams? ‘He Doesn’t Have an Accent. You Have an Accent.’

Roy Williams, the coach of the North Carolina men’s basketball team, is “as genuine as the day is long,” a former player of his said.
Learning to Talk Like a Woman (or Man)

Learning to Talk Like a Woman (or Man)

Sophie Marat, a transgender woman, has taken voice lessons so she can sound more feminine.
Harvard Releases Earliest Recording of John F. Kennedy, a Politician in the Making

Harvard Releases Earliest Recording of John F. Kennedy, a Politician in the Making

John F. Kennedy in his junior year at Harvard in 1939. This week, Harvard released what is believed to be the earliest known recording of Kennedy, from a 1937 speech for an English class.
The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

Echo speakers that are about to be shipped out.
The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

Echo speakers that are about to be shipped out.
The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

The Breakdown: Want a Job, Mate? Amazon Is Hiring Aussie Speakers

Echo speakers that are about to be shipped out.
Essay: Safest Bet in Sports: Men Complaining About a Female Announcer’s Voice

Essay: Safest Bet in Sports: Men Complaining About a Female Announcer’s Voice

Beth Mowins, the first woman to call a game on “Monday Night Football,” sitting with Rex Ryan, her broadcast partner, before a preseason game last month. One of Mowins’s peers says she “is blessed
Trilobites: Teaching Bats to Say ‘Move Out of My Way’ in Many Dialects

Trilobites: Teaching Bats to Say ‘Move Out of My Way’ in Many Dialects

Egyptian fruit bats at the entrance to their roost in a cave in Israel. A study found that bat pups learn to match their vocalizations to those of the group sounds they are raised in, even if those
Op-Ed Contributor: A Viewer’s Guide to Donald Trump

Op-Ed Contributor: A Viewer’s Guide to Donald Trump

Anthony Atamanuik as Donald Trump on “The President Show.”
Trilobites: How to Get a Killer Whale to Say ‘Hello’

Trilobites: How to Get a Killer Whale to Say ‘Hello’

Wikie, an orca living in the Marineland Aquarium in France, can copy some human sounds on command.
Trilobites: How to Get a Killer Whale to Say ‘Hello’

Trilobites: How to Get a Killer Whale to Say ‘Hello’

Wikie, an orca living in the Marineland Aquarium in France, can copy some human sounds on command.
The Story of a Voice: HAL in ‘2001’ Wasn’t Always So Eerily Calm

The Story of a Voice: HAL in ‘2001’ Wasn’t Always So Eerily Calm

HAL 9000, the computer that set the standard for how virtual assistants like Siri and Alexa sound today.