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    Science confirms it: Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution

    Rock 'n' Roll May Help You Communicate

    Turn up the freedom rock! A new study suggests that musicians may be better at hearing certain sounds, thanks to rock 'n' roll.

    The Journal of Neuroscience published findings this week from a study conducted by neurobiologists at Northwestern University in Chicago. It's the first biological evidence that musicians' have a perceptual advantage for "speech-in-noise."

    When tested against non-musicians, musicians demonstrated faster neural timing, enhanced representation of speech harmonics, and less degraded response morphology in noise. That is to say, they were more effective communicating in noisy environments.


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    All I can say is keep the volume down or your new found hearing ability will be for naught.


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    I'm not big into Rock, do you think Rap will work?
    Just because your sign off after you're shift is done, doesn't mean that it's over and put blinders on. You're a cop 24/7 wether you like it or not. If thats something you can't handle, you should find a new line of work!

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    Rap is crap
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    possible to pick up a turd by the clean end!'

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    If this wasn't a public forum I'd voice my true opinion on rap but for now....

    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    Rap is crap
    ....that'll do.
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