(Neuroscience News) Music prompts strong emotional responses. But it turns out it’s not just the sound, or even the lyrics, that control the emotions we experience.
(Jade Small) With the help of carpenters and sound engineers, a giant xylophone was built in the forest, raised off the ground by pillars.
(Science Daily) According to a popular view, creativity is a product of the brain’s right hemisphere — innovative people are considered “right-brain thinkers” while “left-brain thinkers” are thought to be analytical and logical. Neuroscientists who are skeptical of this idea have argued that there is not enough evidence to support this idea and an ability as complex as human creativity must draw on vast swaths of both hemispheres. A new brain-imaging study out of Drexel University’s Creativity Research Lab sheds light on this controversy by studying the brain activity of jazz guitarists during improvisation.
(McKinley Corbley) For the last 24 years, this musical group has been showing that vegetables aren’t just good for your health—they’re good for your ears as well.
(GNN) A South Carolina couple has been using their musical talents to bring their community together for weekly street concerts—all while respecting social distancing guidelines.
Heartwarming: Pianist Plays Piano For Blind Elephant (Video)
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(Andy Corbley) The British Academy of Sound Therapy (BAST) has been studying the beneficial effects of listening to music for therapeutic purposes for years.
(Asher Israel) The remarkable story of this blind piano prodigy is now helping scientists to better understand the human brain.
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