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npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music
Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music

Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

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Taylor Swift discusses dancing at award shows on

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Sep 8

freeindie:

Photo Essay: Dads at a One Direction concert

Sep 7

kiarasnaps:

Laverne: Nicole, does your belief system now change, in which you now know you don’t need him to be there? 
Nicole: No. I think what happens is it turns into less a conversation about my blackness and more about relating to humanity, because that’s really what we’re trying to do. We’re just realizing that people are capable of doing it. We’re underestimating people because people said we weren’t viable. 
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Sep 7

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Sep 6
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scorchmadethis:

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Marry me, please, Annie.

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St. Vincent - Marry Me / Actor / Strange Mercy / St. Vincent

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Marry me, please, Annie.

Sep 6

huffingtonpost:

Know Your Veils: A Guide to Middle Eastern Head Coverings (PHOTOS)

Next time you are having dinner with a Bahraini dignitary, don’t embarrass yourself by confusing the Queen’s abaya with a burqa.

Simply read our full guide with the full explanations behind every Islamic veil here. 

Sep 6

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Sep 6
explore-blog:

For John Cage's birthday, 10 timeless rules for learning and life, created by Sister Corita Kent and popularized by Cage.

explore-blog:

For John Cage's birthday, 10 timeless rules for learning and life, created by Sister Corita Kent and popularized by Cage.