What could be worse than Blue Monday (Sad Monday)? Maybe one lives in times Epidemic.
For 15 years, the third Monday of the year was believed to be the saddest. If added to that, the world is going through a pandemic with 95 million infected And more Two million deaths Don’t forget Full closureThis may make Monday, January 18th, not only the saddest day of the year, but also the day in recent decades.
An ad company drafted it in 2004, and through the equations it was concluded that the third Monday of the first month of every year was the saddest; However, at the present time, although this concept has gained more popularity, it is considered a pseudoscience because it does not depend on methodological principles, in addition, it has been discredited by various scholars.
Nevertheless, facing this sad two, what does science say about those things that can make a person happier? A recent study conducted by Dr. Jacob Goleig, a researcher in neuroscience in University of Groningen, One of the oldest universities in Netherlands, That there are some songs that can cause more happiness for those who listen to them.
According to the formula, the “happiest songs in the world” have a time equal to or greater than 150 beats, which gives the listener more energy and improves mood.
Some of the things the neuroscientist took into consideration to discover the happiest songs were also criteria such as tempo, lyrics, or whether the songs were in a major or minor key.
Next, the list of songs that according to science will make you happy and help you spend your blue Monday less depressed.
Do you agree with the list? Did some of these songs really make you happy?
“Don’t stop me now,” the Queen
“The Dancing Queen” – oppa
Good vibrations’ – The Beach Boys
“Uptown Girl” – Billy Joel
“Eye of the Tiger” – the survivor
“I am a believer.” – Monkees
“Girls just want to have fun” – Cindy Lauber
“Livin ‘on a Prayer” – Bon Jovi
“I will survive.” – Gloria Gaynor
“I walk in the sunlight” – Katrina and the waves