A dan­cer’s brain de­vel­ops in a unique way

April 5, 2019

“In dance, the basic elements of humanity combine in a natural way.”

Hanna Poikonens’ doctoral dissertation developed methods for understanding the processes that dance generates in the cortex. I know that doesn’t sound overly enticing but she has made some very interesting findings about dance.

Take a few minutes to read this article and find out just what a dancers brain is doing.



Article by Hanna Poikonen sourced from helsinki.fi/en

Feature image is Sarah Kronawittleithner sourced from website

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