lol…”…one of the best indicators for heterosexuality was (on Facebook) “liking” Wu-Tang Clan”

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Drumming Happens in Great Apes

“Percussion instruments may have provided the first form of musical expression in human evolution. Great apes, our closest living relatives, show drumming behaviour , which they can learn socially5 , producing some human-like rhythmic sequences.”

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“LSD increased the attribution of meaning to previously meaningless music”

“…stimulation of the (serotonin receptors( 5-HT2AR alters the attribution of meaning to stimuli and in particular leads to a higher attribution of meaning to otherwise meaningless cues…”Read More »

“LSD increases the attribution of meaning to previously not meaningful stimuli.”

“Furthermore, the results provide evidence that this alteration in relevance attribution is related to increased activity of brain areas that are typically involved in self-referential processing and are of clinical importance in psychiatric disorders characterized by altered self-processing”

“… predefined music categories and the according brain response reflect the attribution of personal meaning to music excerpts”

Furthermore, the results provide evidence that this alteration in relevance attribution is related to increased activity of brain areas that are typically involved in self-referential processing and are of clinical importance in psychiatric disorders characterized by altered self-processing