Rebecca Gelding

Rebecca Gelding

Rebecca Gelding is a part-time PhD Student in Cognitive Science at Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia), using brain imaging to study musical imagery.

Why do we get songs stuck in our heads? Explaining your Earworm

Why do we get songs stuck in our heads? Explaining your Earworm

Earworms can be simply defined as a short section of music that comes into your mind without effort and then repeats itself. It implies the effortlessness in which a fragment of a song, arriving in the inner ear without conscious effort, can continually loop and stick around. In other words,

Rebecca Gelding
Rebecca Gelding
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