Art makes you happy. Here’s the science:

By |2021-12-01T19:22:44+00:00November 27th, 2021|MUSINGS|

During a series of brain-mapping experiments led by neurobiologist Professor Semir Zeki, he scanned the brains of volunteers whilst they viewed series of 28 pieces of art. The scans show that art triggered a surge of the chemical dopamine into the brain. Dopamine gives you that lovely rich boost of warm feelings you get from pleasure and [...]