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Putting the ‘death’ back in death metal.
If you’re about to go on an 8 Mile run, new research suggests that listening to certain Eminem songs can boost your athletic performance by up to 10 per cent, possibly turning that 8 Mile run into an 8.8 Mile run. Researchers at the UK’s Hartpury University Centre have found Eminem tracks like Lose Yourself,
Music’s power to help us drown out our sorrows is well documented, but so is its ability to make us feel fan-frickin-tastic. So to figure out how music picks us up, a cognitive neuroscientist has determined which popular songs have the most fun-loving musical formulas. Literally. As the Daily Mail reports, Dr Jacob Jolij from
Certain songs actually, legitimately, literally get stuck in your head sometimes, according to science. But some people have it worse than others, and if you are one of those people, then you can blame the shape of your brain. Researchers from the University of London have conducted a study into the reasons why certain people
The debate surrounding whether musical talent is inherent or learnt has been a contentious one, with proponents on either side often turning to science for clues. While we may not yet have a definitive answer on this age old conundrum, a new report tells us the answer may lie in our brain chemistry. As reported