music
Dissociating Sound and Touch
Dissociating Sound and Touch
Jef Akst | Nov 12, 2013
Trained musicians appear to have superior multisensory processing skills, according to research presented at the Society for Neuroscience conference.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2013
June 2013's selection of notable quotes
A Brain for Rhythm
A Brain for Rhythm
Dan Cossins | Nov 9, 2012
A legendary rock and roll drummer teams up with a neuroscientist to explore the role of rhythm in brain function.
Opinion: Singing about Science
Opinion: Singing about Science
Joachim Allgaier | Oct 4, 2012
Music videos could be helpful tools for science communication and education, but anti- and pseudoscience activists are also using this medium to spread their views.
Music Lessons Benefit Babies
Jef Akst | May 11, 2012
One year olds smile more and communicate better if they participate in interactive music classes with their parents.
Cerebral Beauty
Hannah Waters | Mar 15, 2012
Cap off your celebration of Brain Awareness Week with some artistic applications of neuroscience.
The rhythm of biology
Bob Grant | Jun 4, 2011
An art exhibit in New York City explores the science behind our reaction to sounds and sensations.