Did you know that there is an escalator in your ear canal? There is a mechanism in the ear canal that moves wax from the eardrum to the opening of the auditory canal, similar to an escalator.
Some posit that the process of communication between the gut and the brain occurs largely without conscious awareness and plays an important role in emotional function. This unconscious emotional response of the gut, may have an influence on decision-making. Perhaps this can help explain what we would call intuition or a premonition, sometimes called a “gut feeling.”