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Podcast #23: The effect of country music on suicide

“Volunteers performed three 1-minute sequences of continuous chest compressions on a manikin accompanied by No Music, repeated choruses of ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ and ‘Disco Science’.” This and other country music insights — and lots of other things — turn up  in this week’s Improbable Research podcast.

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This week, Marc Abrahams tells about:

The mysterious John Schedler perhaps did the sound engineering this week.

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