145: Can’t Find the Beat

Brain Junk
145: Can't Find the Beat
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When music comes on, can you clap along or do you struggle to find the beat? If you have a hard time keeping up with the rhythm, there’s a reason and it’s happening in your auditory cortex.

 

Show Notes: 

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Science Alert: Are You Beat Deaf?

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Primary auditory cortex and Auditory association areas.jpg

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