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7 Jun 2018
In January 2017, Stef Veldhuis, a Dutch conceptual artist and composer, tweeted that he was searching for an oceanographer who could help him create a musical composition based on a romantic theme: a message in a bottle.
17 May 2018
We know that social media might be bad for democracy. Are the occasional feel-good posts worth it? An ERC-funded researcher has been studying the data
17 May 2018
“Music is the shorthand of emotion,” Leo Tolstoy once wrote in a letter to his wife. If so, how exactly does that emotional language work?
3 May 2018
A suite of new “augmented reality” apps showing cool scientific research were rolled out by ERC=Science 2 , an EU-funded project to promote science funded by the European Research Council
3 May 2018
OK, piano duets are dull. But some researchers are studying the way they work. Could this help understand collaboration - from man to robots?
26 Apr 2018
Researchers in Britain and Turkey try to find a common musical language
19 Apr 2018
Music can move us like nothing else. But how exactly does it work? Scientists are seeking the answers.
5 Apr 2018
New research confirms that repeated use of an artificial limb leads the brain to rewire itself
21 Mar 2018
An independent review has found that European Research Council Proof-of-Concept grants have helped scientists set up companies, file patents and attract venture capital
15 Dec 2017
Dr Kenneth Hugdahl of the University of Bergen speaks about his research into auditory hallucination, why meaningful scientific advancement takes time and how the European Research Council (ERC) is integral in making it happen.

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