* During his Q&A at VidCon 2014 Chris Hardwick (creator of Nerdist and host of @midnight) said something to the effect of “Your brain only wants to do what feels good right now. 375 more words
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MOMENTS of forgetfulness are among those small blows to self-esteem that can lead people to worry about declining intelligence or impending dementia. Do you have those moments of dreadful realisation that you have forgotten an important appointment, or are reminded by the pungent smell of burning you put the potatoes on to cook two hours ago. 791 more words
When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. Researchers also found that playing an instrument is the equivalent of putting your brain on a full brain workout, strengthening neural connections and making you better at pretty much everything.