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Why do nails on a chalkboard physically make us cringe?

Because the ossicles in my ears are fused, I'm profoundly hearing impaired and don't quite understand the complaints of those suffering from misophonia or hyperacusis because I think it's a miracle to ...
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What is the function of goosebumps in human anatomy? It happens when it's cold, scary, or euphoric, but WHY?

We've all experienced it when we hear a chilling tale that scares us or we get out of the pool and there is a crisp breeze or simply something unbelievably emotionally positive is occurring (a sense ...