Your Brain on Music, Super-Singing Songbirds, Animal Sunburns


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Learn about the social neuroscience of music; songbirds’ ultra-precise song control; and how animals can get skin cancer.

This is what happens in the brain when people make music together by Kelsey Donk

Songbirds have ultra-precise control over their singing, controlling frequencies under 1 Hz by Grant Currin

Do animals that spend time in the sun get skin cancer? by Ashley Hamer (Listener question from Toby in Longmont, Colorado)

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