Music and numbers (Eli Maor)

Music and numbers (Eli Maor)

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Music is considered one of the high points of human artistic expression. This art in capitals arises from the training but also, and above all, from the inspiration. Despite this, not all examples of music are the same. Those that we consider true masterpieces have well-defined structures, which reveals that they hide more than artistic talent. Music, in fact, contains numbers, and therefore, is the subject of mathematics as a subject of study. There has even been, throughout history, musicians who have expressly used mathematics as a tool for their new musical productions. In this book, entitled "Music and numbers", Eli Maor, a specialist in the history of mathematics, delves into the relationships between this science and music, bringing us an amazing story about how both have influenced each other…
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“Hacked minds”: a warning about the abuse of technology

“Hacked minds”: a warning about the abuse of technology

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Jorge Rudko is the author of the book that talks about the loss of our mental and spiritual freedom because of new technologies. A hard look but, without doubt, realistic. Hacked Minds is a deep reflection on the B side of the digital age, an alert that warns about how the abuse of technology can affect social life, cause neurological damage and lose the capacity to use our potential to the fullest. "The lack of relationship, that we used to establish with people even with strangers, has caused that they deteriorate or end not only friendships and family relationships, but also marriages due to lack of communication and physical contact," says its author, Jorge Rudko In addition, he says that "the immersion that technology causes in people is such that…
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Teachings of the “happiness teacher”: what differentiates the happiest people in the world?

Teachings of the “happiness teacher”: what differentiates the happiest people in the world?

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The psychologist and philosopher Tal Ben-Shahar is also known as "the guru of happiness of the 21st century". Dictates Positive Psychology classes in the most convening subject in the history of Harvard University. What are the two concepts that distinguish happy people Tal Ben-Shahar founded his academic education in a holistic, existential concept. He addressed a philosophical question that humanity pursues from time zero, without discrimination of epochs, cultures, and politics. He said and signed: "Happiness is the meaning and purpose of life, the whole purpose, and purpose of human existence." Doctor in psychology and philosophy, born in 1970 in Tel Aviv, teaches Positive Psychology classes at Harvard University, where he was raised as " the teacher of happiness ." Ben-Shahar has the record of presence in the subject with…
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The importance of the interaction between humans and animals

The importance of the interaction between humans and animals

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Human-animal interaction has always been present, from the beginning of human evolution. Throughout history, animals have lived with a man sharing the same environment. Animal domestication is the pioneering activity of the relations of conquest and domination of man over nature. Animals, from a human perspective, have an important role assigned to them. The most popular of these is the dog. Known and acclaimed worldwide as man's best friend. Do you also consider him your best friend? Several studies show that children raised with pets have a happier childhood, show greater empathy for other people and a higher percentage of good treatment for animals. Human-animal interaction and communication contribute to physiological improvements. There is a significant positive association between having pets and improving health in one year. People who have…
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The color of eyes: a study with application in forensic sciences

The color of eyes: a study with application in forensic sciences

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The applications of genetics in the field of forensic sciences are well known, but that does not mean there is still much to be explored and new lines of related research continue to be opened. This is the case of the determination of the color of the eyes, a topic that historically has not aroused greater interest because it is considered that any study aimed at defining the phenotypic aspect of people - that is, their characteristics and traits - was stigmatizing. In the last decade, however, it was gaining more and more momentum, summoning a large number of experts. In this favorable context, two scientists from the Multidisciplinary Institute of Cell Biology (IMBICE, CONICET-UNLP-CICPBA) (Argentina) have just published a paper in the journal Genetics and Molecular Biology. The study…
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Why study Big Data is a guarantee of job success?

Why study Big Data is a guarantee of job success?

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The Big Data profession is fashionable. There are already many companies from different sectors looking for specialists in data analysis and Big Data. Moreover, this professional profile has even become the most demanded job profile in 2017, which is why many students choose it with the aim of achieving a successful professional future in the coming years. But what is Big Data and what does an expert in this area really do? What kind of studies have to be done to become a Big Data professional? What is the big data It is not something new, but it is a novelty if we think about its application in corporate environments. Big Data represents the massive analysis of data, but at a higher level than the different types of software have…
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If you are a student, these are the savings accounts that are most convenient for you

If you are a student, these are the savings accounts that are most convenient for you

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When you are a student, there is often a fear of starting a credit life. The most important thing is that you know that there are options available for you to have savings for the future and for your expenses. When you are a student or have just graduated and are learning how to manage your own money, many times you will want to copy your financial behaviors from your parents or friends. But keep in mind that the best savings account for a parent does not necessarily translate into the best savings account for young people. As a student, you need an adequate account for the spending and saving habits of someone who does not yet have a stable income. To begin with, it is very important that you…
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Hundreds of Galician biologists work in the area of ​​health without being considered health professionals

Hundreds of Galician biologists work in the area of ​​health without being considered health professionals

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These professionals claim that all those who have completed the specialty of health biology, or a specific masters of two years in the same field, are recognized as health professionals The General Council of Official Colleges of Biologists of Spain has asked the central government to amend the Law on Health Professions (LOPS) to include biologists working in the field of genetics, human reproduction or forensic field, Since this group is not considered a health professional. Only those who have passed the BIR, that is, the resident internal biologist exam, similar to the MIR of Medicine, are included. This means, say those affected, not being able to access the career, or that their work is always subject to another degree. In Galicia, says the dean of the Galician school of…
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Canvas Prints – How to Keep Your Photography Clients Coming Back

Canvas Prints – How to Keep Your Photography Clients Coming Back

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Think Your Existing Clients Are Safe? Top Ways You Can Secure Them Today Repeat business is the holy grail for all service businesses, and it’s a lovely feeling when a photography client comes back time and time again to benefit from your expertise. Parrot Print Canvas photographers share some important tips today. So how can you build your customer retention and keep your photography clients coming back? There are various approaches to trial – these are some of our favorites. Stay in touch with your email marketing list If you’ve taken the trouble of collecting the email addresses of customers and prospects, then make sure you keep in touch with them. Topical eshots – newsletters, latest work showcasing, promotions and value-add content will engage the readership, remind them of your…
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Brazil will be the guest country at the Medellín Book Fair in Colombia

Brazil will be the guest country at the Medellín Book Fair in Colombia

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Brazil will be the guest country of honor at the Book and Culture Fair in Medellín, Colombia, which will seek to accentuate the cultural exchange between the two countries in its 11th edition, and pay homage to Colombian literature, announced Thursday. organizers. In the presentation of the fair, which will be held between September 10 and 17 with 300 national and international guests, it was informed that the Brazilian delegation will be formed by more than 42 writers, editors, literary journalists, authors, illustrators, graffiti artists, and artists. “For the first time, there is a guest country. There are many things that unite us with Brazil, which comes with different artistic representations, many writers, and their gastronomy,” Medellín Mayor Federico Gutiérrez told reporters. According to the minister-counselor of the Brazilian embassy…
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