Birds React to Tweeting Like We Reach to Music

I don’t know why we need to know this, but I’m sure it’s important.  From the Daily Mail:

A bird listening to birdsong may experience some of the same emotions as a human listening to music, researchers believe.

A new study of white-throated sparrows found the same area of the bird’s brain was triggered when female birds listened to male birdsong when there were in a breeding state.

However, male birds listening to another male’s song had a response similar to that of people when they hear extremely unpleasant music in a horror film, the team found.

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is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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