3 Dec 2012

What storytelling does to our brains

A link to an excellent article, explaining how scientists have monitored brain activity in response to stories: sensory areas respond to sensory descriptions, motor areas to physical sense descriptions, and so on.

'Buffer' article here

 Which is why we can't not think of a lemon when asked to; and why the horn and woodwind sections of an orchestra will play out of tune if the audiences sucks lemons...