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What should you listen to when you want to focus?

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"I will focus better if I listen to music." This is a common statement made by many people. Is this true? Seeker takes a closer look. 

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Should you listen to music at work or school? To find out more about what science says about this, click here.At this link, a neuroscientist explains why maybe you shouldn't listen to music at work. Should you be listening to music at work? from Seeker is also a good resource.Interested in what music does to your brain? Watch this TED Ed lesson and find out: How playing an instrument benefits your brain. Now take a look at: This is your brain on music!Finally, learn more about this topic with Music and the Brain!

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