Tin mines are destroying the Indonesian island of Bangka. The forests have been cut down, children labor is prevalent and many miners suffer workplace injuries. But the depredation and exploitation continues, because the world demands more and more tin. It is to be found in every telephone and every computer.
Romantic music, scary music, relaxing music - music affects us all in one way or another, and is apparently very good for us! Sarah finds out how and why in this episode of Sarah´s Music with the help of one of the world´s leading experts in how the brain perceives and analyses music, Dr. Eckart Altenmüller. She also dons a rather attractive cap and watches how her own brain plays Mozart.