Posts in: music

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PODCAST: If you can sing, can you talk?

PODCAST: If you can sing, can you talk?

These two familiar activities are more independent than you might think

By | Posted July 6, 2018

Why do our brains care about music?

Why do our brains care about music?

Sobbing along with the radio might have an evolutionary advantage

By | Posted February 21, 2018

PODCAST: The harp doctor is in

PODCAST: The harp doctor is in

When a finicky instrument needs a professional tuner

By | Posted May 17, 2017

Q+A With Mark Umile

Q+A With Mark Umile

Mark Umile shares an intimate relationship with pi unmatched by most mathematicians

By | Posted March 14, 2016

PODCAST: Talent Show!

PODCAST: Talent Show!

Scientists and talented guests show off and explain their talents

By | Posted March 9, 2016

Curtains up, cellphones out

Curtains up, cellphones out

Theater experts are connecting audiences with smartphones

By | Posted November 25, 2014

The puzzle of morality

The puzzle of morality

A Harvard neuroscientist looks to evolution to explain altruism

By | Posted November 19, 2014

A brush with sound

A brush with sound

Dorit Chrysler, virtuoso of the theremin

By | Posted December 10, 2012

Soothing the savage beast

Soothing the savage beast

Researchers explore animals’ musical preferences

By | Posted November 10, 2012

Lend me your ears

Lend me your ears

Many musicians crave perfect pitch, but is it all it’s cracked up to be?

By | Posted October 18, 2012

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