Latest Science: Cute Animal Pics Are Good For Your Brain( Animals Australia)
Cute animal pictures are good for your brain: SCIENCE
8 August 2014 Have your say
This could be the most significant scientific discovery in history (to animal-loving procrastinators, at least) …
Without cute baby animal pictures where would the internet be? If you’ve ever used Google for work or study purposes, you’ve no doubt been sucked into the never-ending abyss of adorable/hilarious images of our animal friends instead. (Haven’t tried it yet? Get on board). But there may be hope for your productivity yet — a study has revealed that looking at cute animals may actually improve your concentration! We can hear your high-fiving from here.
So, with that in mind, we thought we’d give you a little help with your research/study/work. Here are a few of our favourite things that we hope will not only warm your heart — but may also help you concentrate on what you need to get done today.
This affectionate little owl was cared for and rehabilitated by Bohollow Wildlife Shelter. Photo by Tamara Kenneally Photography
Harrison was rescued from a stock yard by Freedom Hill Sanctuary
A hen’s embrace means warmth, protection — and life — to her baby chicks. Chickens make great mums! Learn more about the secret lives of these clever and affectionate animals.