Issue 20: Music
As one of the purest forms of human expression, music seems to be pretty outside the realm of science, where feelings don't matter, right? But you heard wrong. That's certainly not the case — and this month we hope to prove it to you.
Keep reading for scientific explorations of music and how we listen, baby brains, the sounds of physics, Indigenous Australian traditions, and a whole lot more.
Cover illustration by Kallum Best.
Babies enjoying music seems like a simple, natural thing. But under the surface there are complex inner workings that can give us insights into musical development.