Will Listening to Mozart Really Make You Smarter?

Yes, but no more than listening to Justin Bieber. The misconception that there's something unique about Mozart's ability to increase brainpower began in 1993, with a paper in Nature. Neurobiologists Gordon Shaw, Frances Rauscher and Katherine Ky of the University of California at Irvine found that students who… » 1/30/12 12:20pm 1/30/12 12:20pm