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How to Improve Your IQ with These 9 Science-Backed Mental Exercises

By | March 12th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Learn how to improve your IQ score with the help of the following science-backed methods. Intelligence Quotient or IQ is defined as the score derived from several sets of tests to examine the human intelligence. Is it genetic and fixed throughout the life? Or do we need to work out to be smarter? Well, we [...]

Piano Players Have Unique and Beautiful Brains – Here Is Why

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Piano players are aliens. They are set apart with brains which operate in a whole other way. I’m not saying they’re geniuses or freaks. They're just unique. I guess I’m getting a little egotistical writing this because I play the piano. I’ve practiced this instrument from childhood, and I hated it then. Instead of seeing [...]

Classical Music Lovers and Metal Fans Have Surprisingly Similar Personalities

By | August 16th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

If you love listening to classical music, it seems that you may have similar personality traits with metal fans. Although classical music and heavy metal seem like they couldn’t be further apart musically, new research shows that fans of these genres are actually quite similar in their psychological profiles and that the two aren’t actually [...]

Why Do Earworm Songs Get Stuck in Your Head? (And What to Do to Get Rid of Them)

By | July 3rd, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: |

That's what we say when earworm songs are coming back in our mind: “I don’t want to hear it! I mean it, don’t say it! Don’t, please!!” But it’s too late. My best friend just shared the song that’s been stuck in his head. He even sang a few verses of the song, while I [...]

Why Do Some People Get Goosebumps When Listening to Music While Others Don’t?

By | June 5th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Physics & Natural Sciences, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Do you get goosebumps when you enjoy your favorite songs? Sometimes music can have the power to suddenly and emotionally strike us - in similar ways to food and sexual intimacy. It can make our hearts beat faster, our arms break out in goosebumps and our minds go blank. There is a less well-known French [...]

Music Therapy Can Heal Cancer and Autoimmune Diseases, Science Confirms

By | May 29th, 2016|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Music therapy, or sound therapy, is the therapeutic practice of applying specific sound frequencies to the mind or body of a sick person. If you are familiar with the law of attraction, you will know that every single organism and every single object in the universe vibrates at its own unique frequency. The general idea [...]

The Power of Music: How Playing Piano and Other Musical Instruments Boosts Your Brain

By | May 26th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

The power of music can transform our cognitive and emotional functions in amazing ways. On a quiet night, I can hear melodies in my head as if my brain refuses to accept the idea that there is no music. I feel the ivory keys beneath my fingers, even though I am miles away from my [...]

Scientist is Turning Each Element of the Periodic Table Into Music

By | April 2nd, 2016|Categories: Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Scientists have now found and interesting way to understand the periodic table of elements. With the advancement of technology, scientists have now found a way to assign a musical signature to each of the elements in the periodic table. Spearheading this research is mechanical engineer Asegun Henry who works as an assistant professor at Georgia [...]

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