Special report on music and learning

Music is everywhere in our society – but where and how is it in the brain? How can it change our style of learning and living – or can it?

Music is ubiquitous in our modern society. Earphones and mobile phones deliver music to everybody online, all the time. Actually, this is nothing new – music has always been present in all known cultures in one form or another. But thanks to advances in brain science and in music psychology, we are now in a better position to understand the secrets and possibilities of music in improving human life and culture.

Read more in Mari Tervaniemi's special report Music – from my heart to your brain

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