Mad Art Cast

Mad Art Cast: Tsimané and What Makes Music Good

Sorry for the lateness of this companion post gang! Our brains are clearly in Summer-Mode. In this episode of the ‘cast, we talk about the universality of music. Specifically, the idea that particular chords and melodies are universally ‘sad’ or ‘happy’ to all cultures. Scientists and musicians have had differing …

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Performance Art

Creative Dissonance – Live on Stage

This is our first, and possibly last, live performance. Enjoy.

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Video

Creative Dissonance Episode 6 – Yo-yoldering

As always, leave suggestions for future episodes below.

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FoodVideo

Creative Dissonance Episode 3 – My Stilt Kitchen

In tribute to MyHarto Post your suggestions for future episodes in the comments.

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NeurologyVideo

Creative Dissonance Episode 2 – Poicycling

This one came a little more quickly that future updates are likely to appear.

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Creative Dissonance Episode 1

The first in what we hope will be a long series of poor decisions caught on film. Remember to give your suggestions for future episodes below or send them to @StudentofWhim on Twitter.

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BiologyNeurology

Brain Scans of Barber’s Adagio

Does music gives you chills? It definitely does for me. Lots of music can do it, but I always know that if I’m going to listen to Barber’s Adagio or any Dexter Gordon ballad, I’ll immediately be covered in goosebumps. Researchers at McGill University in Montreal have published what Dario …

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