Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Didier Grandjean: Testing Musical Perception

Date:
June 3, 2013
Source:
FORA.tv / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
Didier Grandjean, professor of psychology, Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, discusses the science behind the sound waves of emotional response.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-09-18 at 6:06 am EDT

iPads for Infants Stir Debate

iPads for Infants Stir Debate

AFP (Apr. 25, 2012) — From musical instruments to coloring books, the range of apps aimed at young children has boomed in the past two years. But psychologists and parents are divided on putting smartphones and tablets into such young hands, considering how pivotal the first couple of years are to child development.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Musical Training Could Boost Blood Flow To The Brain

Musical Training Could Boost Blood Flow To The Brain

Newsy (May 13, 2014) — A new study shows just 30 minutes of musical training can increase blood flow to the left hemisphere, the area of the brain that controls language. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by NewsLook.com
Blind Pianist Creates New Kind of Musical Score

Blind Pianist Creates New Kind of Musical Score

AP (June 11, 2014) — As part of her doctoral dissertation at the University of Wisconsin, Yeaji Kim has come up with a complete 3-D musical score that can also be used by blind students. Kim was born blind and discovered Braille scores are incomplete. (June 11) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com
Robotic 'Creature' Could Help Those With Autism

Robotic 'Creature' Could Help Those With Autism

AFP (Aug. 8, 2013) — For autistic children, reading the emotions of those around them is a big challenge. Animals have long been used to help such kids to open up emotionally, and now researchers in Canada are testing an interactive robot that might be able to help in a similar way.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins