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What Music Does to Your Brain While You Work

A generation of adults who don’t know life without earbuds.  Surprised there has not been more written about the phenomenon.  This is about perception of music (or chemistry of it.)    “When you listen to music, a part of your brain called the nucleus accumbens activates. This triggers the release of the ‘pleasure chemical’ dopamine, that lives in a group of neurons in your brain called the Ventral Tegmental Area (VTA):

via What Music Does to Your Brain While You Work.

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