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Ear Facts

Pinnae (singular, pinna) are the ear flaps you can sec on the side of your head, and they are simply collecting funnels for sounds. A little way inside your head, sounds hit a thin, tight wall of skin, called the eardrum, making it vibrate. When the eardrum vibrates, it shakes three little bones called ossicles….
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