Can Listening to Mozart Make You Smarter?

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born on January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria. He created more than 600 compositions before his death at the young age of 35.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. The "Mozart Effect" is a theory that listening to Mozart can help boost intelligence in some areas. 00:10

  2. Brain scans have shown the cerebral cortex is more activated by Mozart than contemporary pop music. 02:13

Written by Curiosity Staff January 27, 2015

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