In 2012, Hiroshima University presented in their paper “The Power of Kawaii” that viewing photos of cute animals helps to raise one’s concentration levels and improve work performance, especially in tasks that require great attentiveness. Continue reading The Power of “Pupper” and “Kitter”: Cute Animal Photos and Concentration
Have you ever had someone whisper in your ear? It always comes with a tingling sensation in your brain, running down your body. While whispering isn’t the cause of this feeling, there is something going on that triggers the tingling. It’s some- thing we tend not to notice but the sensation is low-grade and euphoric, similar to a static-like sensation. It can’t be bad, so what is it exactly? Continue reading Whispers In My Ear: What Is ASMR?