A new scientific study to explore how the brain changes in the first five years of playing an instrument hits the compelling intersection of science and art in San Diego.

When you’re learning music in a neuroscience town, somebody’s bound to try to figure out exactly what happens to your brain over time.

A UCSD scientist wants to catalogue the fingerprints our lives
leave behind. He just needs a key ingredient: People willing to
part with their brains after they part with this world.