HOW MUSIC BENEFITS YOUR BRAIN MORE THAN ANY OTHER ACTIVITY

I was first introduced to Maria Popova’s excellent website Brain Pickings while listening to the Tim Ferriss Podcast and have been absolutely hooked ever since.

She has this insane ability to absorb mass quantities of knowledge and glean these incredible interconnected insights that only a mind as broad as it is deep could possibly obtain. She is an extremely well educated lady, she expresses herself beautifully and her heart is obviously in the right place.

Check out this amazing collection of posts about music, for example. Serious food for thought.

…and if you just want the quick and dirty, here’s a really cool YouTube video she shared about how music benefits your brain: