Infected by earworms, does Mozart make you smarter, plus are creativity and delusions linked?
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Beck Hanson got in touch to ask ‘why can she recall lyrics from a song that she hasn’t heard for years and even poetry but she can’t remember words from books?
What happens in your head when you listen to music? Plus earworms! Why are 1 in 6 people regularly infected by annoying songs on loop?
Will listening to Mozart could actually make you brainier? Is this a myth or has any real research been done on this?
Could music help people with stroke?
The more you explore your environment, the higher the rate of new brain cell birth in your hippocampus. Well, for mice, anyway.
Is it possible to start seeing music everywhere? And if so, why and how does this happen? Case studies by Oliver Sacks.
When does creativity turn to delusions? We speak with Dr Phil Corlett to uncover his passion for the brain!