When you get chills listening to music it stimulates reward pathways in the brain. Sad music often triggers chills more often than happy music, yet evokes positive emotions. Sad songs may activate a fear response in the brain, but when no real threat is present, the response turns positive. mentalfloss.com/article/5…
50% of people get chills from listening to music mentalfloss.com/article/5…
Individuals who get "chills" from music have differently wired brains than those who don't- more nerve fibers connect their auditory cortex (the part of the brain that processes sound) to their anterior insular cortex (the region involved in processing feelings). smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
Listening to music which we have an emotional attachment to, the body releases dopamine, resulting in goosebumps, or "chills." The stronger the attachment, the more dopamine that is produced. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goo…
The feeling of euphoric chills some people can get while listening to music is called 'frisson' (pronounced "free-sawn"), and researches have described the sensation as a skin orgasm. theconversation.com/why-d…
β€œwind chill” is based on a formula that has changed several times, is currently calibrated to the rate of heat loss for a 5-foot fat person walking at an even pace directly into the wind, and despite how it is commonly described has never been based on how subjectively cold a person would feel slate.com/technology/2019…
During the 2008-9 financial crisis, the Jamaican Central Bank said that "Everyone should just chill out". independent.ie/opinion/co…
There is a word for the chills you get when listening to good music: Frisson en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fri…
-46 F Wind Chill is perfect condition for Boiling Water Freezing in Mid Air And Deflating Balloon Experiments. Great ideas to keep things interesting for kids in extremely cold weather. youtu.be/XWfS0LmIje8
The Night King in Game of Thrones was originally portrayed by character actor Richard Brake, who famously played Joe Chill (the man who kills Thomas and Martha Wayne) in Batman Begins. The Night King is now played by Slovak actor Vladimir Furdik. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ric…
The chills experienced when listening to music is a result of the brain releasing dopamine – this occurs when a piece of music moves you, or when in anticipation of the peak moment during a song. scientificamerican.com/po…
There is an extremely rare ability known as voluntary piloerection, where one can induce goosebumps or chills upon will. There is only 3 documented cases in history and it is considered theoretically impossible. physiology.org/doi/abs/10…
There is a supercomputer -- "Spaceborne Computer" -- aboard the International Space Station. "[W]e include standard Ethernet cables, standard 110 volt AC connectors and NASA-approved water cooling technology . . . We literally use the chill of space to pull heat out of the Spaceborne Computer!" news.hpe.com/one-small-st…
The chills experienced when listening to music is a result of the brain releasing dopamine – this occurs when a piece of music moves you, or when in anticipation of the peak moment during a song. scientificamerican.com/po…
Ben & Jerry's experimented with sound and solar energy to chill ice cream. Now they use hydrocarbons instead of the typical hydrofluorocarbons as a refrigerant. benjerry.com/whats-new/20…
Today I learned about Condition 1 weather on Antarctica: Visibility less than 100 feet, Windspeed over 55 knots, Air temperature and/or wind chill below βˆ’100 Β°F, each sustained for one minute or longer youtu.be/qz2SeEzxMuE
Mattel once tried to sue Aqua over their song "Barbie Girl". The judge literally told them to "chill". news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/21504…
WWII flight crews used β€œtest flights” to make ice cream and chill beer. forums.spacebattles.com/t…
In 1992, a UK regulation required dance clubs to provide free water and chill-out rooms in response to a number of Ecstasy-related injuries and deaths independent.co.uk/news/uk…
Mattel once tried to sue Aqua over their song "Barbie Girl". The judge literally told them to "chill". cnn.com/2003/LAW/01/27/sc…
Listening to music which we have an emotional attachment to, the body releases dopamine, resulting in goosebumps, or "chills." The stronger the attachment, the more dopamine that is produced. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goo…
Since 1995, 7-Eleven has provided more than 6 million coupons to police departments across the country to "ticket" young people "caught in random acts of kindness" dubbed Operation Chill. corp.7-eleven.com/news/07…
Judge Alex Kozinski dismissed Mattel's lawsuit over the song "Barbie Girl" with the line "The parties are advised to chill." caselaw.findlaw.com/us-9t…
The US Navy was researching ways to chill a can of soda in 10 seconds navysbir.com/n05_3/N05-16…
The "chills" you get from listening to a piece of music is actually called musical frission physorg.com/news131212723…
Mattel sued the band Aqua because of the double entendres in the song 'Barbie Girl'. The judge awarded in favour of Aqua, saying "The parties are advised to chill" edition.cnn.com/2003/LAW/…
Mattel filed a lawsuit against Aqua's record claiming that their hit song "Barbie Girl" damaged their Barbie brand. After finding MCA Records not guilty, the Judge concluded his opinion by writing "The parties are advised to chill." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aqu…
Wind-chill is not actually accurate and that it was made up by two explorers in Antarctica popularmechanics.com/scie…
Dr. Josef Mengele (of Nazi fame, brains of the grizzly Auschwitz experiments) has a son, and he chills on Facebook like the rest of us. Oh, and he's an artist. christianmengele.blogspot…
In 1992, a UK regulation required dance clubs to provide free water and chill-out rooms in response to a number of Ecstasy-related injuries and deaths en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chi…
Toy manufacturer Mattel sued MCA Records over Aqua's 1997 hit "Barbie Girl". After ruling the lawsuit (and MCA's countersuit) be dismissed due to parody protection under the 1st amendment, the judge concluded his ruling by stating: "The parties are advised to chill." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mat…
Creepy people, those that don't properly mimic social cues, can literally give people chills. bodyodd.nbcnews.com/_news…
People who score high on 'openness' in psychological tests are the most likely to feel chills when they listen to music. eurekalert.org/pub_releas…
Ceiling fans should be set to turn counter-clockwise during the summer to produce a wind chill effect ceilingfan.org/ceiling-fa…
Today I learned about 50 percent of people get chills when listening to music. Research shows that’s because music stimulates an ancient reward pathway in the brain, encouraging dopamine to flood the striatumβ€”a part of the forebrain activated by addiction, reward, and motivation. mentalfloss.com/article/5…
In 1969 Mr. Rogers testified before the U.S. Senate to defend a $20 million grant for the CPB and PBS from a major cut. Following his testimony, congressman John Pastore said Rogers gave him chills, and proclaimed: β€œLooks like you earned the 20 million dollars.” cpb.org/features/mrrogers…
Mattel sued the band Aqua because they argued the lyrics of "Barbie Girl" turned Barbie into a sex object "Blonde Bimbo." The judge who threw out the case wrote "The parties are advised to chill" in his decision en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar…
Actor Michael Caine is a Chill Out music fanatic and released a compilation album in the Genre wired.com/2007/09/actormi…
When a judge dismissed Mattel's lawsuit against Aqua over their 1997 song, "Barbie Girl", he said "The parties are advised to chill." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aqu…
In 1890, more bottles of Grove’s Tasteless Chill Tonic were sold than bottles of Coca-Cola grovearcade.com/groves-ta…
There is a word for getting chills when listening to good music: Frission en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fri…
The 1967 NFL Championship, known as the Ice Bowl, had a game-time temperature of βˆ’15 Β°F with a wind chill of βˆ’48 Β°F. It was so cold, the turf became ice, the whistles froze to the referee's lips, members of the halftime marching band were hospitalized, and a spectator died from hypothermia. nfl.com/videos/nfl-films-…
The Humidex (humidity index), a calculation of heat and humidity, is a Canadian innovation while wind chill β€” a measure of the decrease in temperature from the wind, is an American invention cbc.ca/news/canada/the-hu…
Mattel filled a lawsuit against Aqua over the single "Barbie Girl" and the judge dismissed the case by "advising both parties to chill" articles.cnn.com/2003-01-…
In 2000 Mattel, creators of the Barbie doll, filed a lawsuit against Aqua, creators of the song "Barbie Girl". After 2 years, Judge Alex Kozinski concluded the lawsuit with the quote "The parties are advised to chill". news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/21504…
India has a HOLIday where the country legally drinks marijuana smoothies (bhang), throws colored powder at each other in massive dancing crowds, and chills. It's part of their religion. holifestival.org/holi-cel…
Euroscientists have found that certain brain cells release dopamine both before and during the times that people listen to musical passages with the power to give them β€œthe chills.” ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2…
Snail shells actually contain their heart, lungs, liver etc and aren't just the place they retreat into to chill out after a hard days snailin' en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fil…
Mattel sued MCA Records over Aqua's song "Barbie Girl", MCA sued back, and both of them were adised by the United States Court of Appeals to "chill" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mat…
The "chills" or "shivers" you can get when listening to music is your brain releasing dopamine scientificamerican.com/po…
Twitter has an HTTP status code of "420" for too many requests, telling the user to chill out. They call it "Enhance Your Calm" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
The expression "I'm easy" in the United States means 'I easily get into bed with others,' but while in other places it means something similar to 'I'm chill' or 'Sounds good to me.' dictionary.cambridge.org/…
Michael CaineCaine is a fan of chill-out music and released a compilation CD called Cained in 2007 on the UMTV record label. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mic…
Sir Francis Bacon, decendent of Roger Bacon, credited as the first scholar to promote inductive reasoning as part of the scientific method, died after catching a chill while experimenting with ways of freezing meat. biography.com/people/fran…
The chills or 'musical frisson' that some people experience in response to music is more common in people who are open to new experiences. sciencedaily.com/releases…
Aqua was sued by Mattel for their song "Barbie Girl". The lawsuit was dismissed by a judge who ruled "The parties are advised to chill" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aqu…
Someone once posted a question about how to best chill beer on Metafilter, and received a thorough, investigated response from Adam Savage in his typical Mythbuster form. ask.metafilter.com/52074/…
In Japan, ghost stories are most popular in Summer because the "spine-tingling chill" people feel from telling & hearing the stories cools their skin and combats the humid air web-japan.org/trends00/ho…
The term "cold turkey" in reference to the act of abruptly quitting a substance was derived from the chills and goosebumps experienced from individuals exhibiting symptoms of withdrawal. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
The world's largest colony of blue whales chills off the coast of Sri Lanka. They are also the largest animal to have ever lived ever. youtube.com/watch?v=o5MPb…
Chief Judge of Mattel and MCA Records case about the song Barbie Girl dismissed the case by saying "The parties are advised to chill" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ale…
Toy manufacturer Mattel attempted to sue Aqua's record label, believing the song "Barbie Girl" had violated their trademark. The judge dismissed the lawsuit, stating that "the parties are advised to chill", and Mattel has since used the song in various advertisements since. mediadecoder.blogs.nytime…
The North Pole Marathon, known as the World's Coolest Marathon, began in 2002 and averages a wind chill temperature of 22 below zero. In 2011, 255 people from 38 nations braved the conditions to compete in the 26.2 mile marathon race on top of a floating Arctic ice shelf. today.com/news/10-things-…
You can speed-chill a beer in 2 minutes beerpulse.com/2013/02/how…
In 2005, Michael Caine released a chill-out mix CD called 'Cained' en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mic…
Nag Champa contains a psychoactive beta-carboline which acts like a benzodiazepine (Xanax). It can literally chill you out. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nag…
When Mattel tried to sue Aqua over their song "Barbie Girl," a judge literally ruled that all parties should "chill." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aqu…
Mattel sued Europop group Aqua for the double entendres of Barbie girl. It was dismissed by a judge in 2002, who ruled "The parties are advised to chill." en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/A…
Mattel sued Aqua over their song "Barbie Girl" and after a five-year battle the judge dismissed the case saying "The parties are advised to chill." cnn.com/2003/LAW/01/27/sc…
The Night's King, leader of the White Walkers in GoT is played by the same actor(Richard Brake) that played Joe Chill, the street mugger who killed the Waynes in Batman Begins. gameofthrones.wikia.com/w…
Rick Astley is really chill about Rick-Rolling, saying "But it’s funny. It makes me laugh β€” I’m sure it really annoys a lot of other people β€” but it’s made me laugh occasionally." wired.com/listening_post/…
In Kevin Costner's first big screen role ("The Big Chill" 1983) was cut so heavily that he only appeared as a corpse in the final release. ripleys.com/blog/cartoon-…
Wind chill advisory/warning criteria varies state to state. If you live in Miami you will be warned at +35F noaa.gov/features/monitor…
The most extreme 24-hour temperature change ever recorded in the U.S. was on January 15, 1972 in Loma, Montana, when the air temperature (not wind chill temp) went from -54Β°F to +49Β°F , which is a rise of 103Β°F (57Β°C). en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mon…
Paprika is simply made from dried and ground bell and/or chill peepers en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pap…
Elton John got Michael Caine to release his own mix CD of chill-out music. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mic…
Bar ice can chill a cocktail below the temperature of the ice itself. cookingissues.com/2009/07…
Michael Caine released compilations of chill music. wired.com/listening_post/…
Sam Cooke's A change is Gonna come, amazing song, was released very shortly after his death, listen to it again knowing this. It will give you chills. youtube.com/watch?v=SQU4t…
The person who murdered batman's parents in the original story was named Joe Chill. batman.wikia.com/wiki/Joe…
Federal Appellate Court Chief Judge Kozinski concluded his opinion on a case between Mattel and MCA Records with the words "The parties are advised to chill" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ale…
There is a "Scientologist rapper" named Chill E.B. He did some Sega commercials in the 90's, but is now a propoganda tool for the church. youtube.com/watch?feature…
Michael Caine is a fan of chill-out music and released a mixed tape, "Cained", in 2007. eil.com/shop/moreinfo.asp…
British actor Michael Caine -- yes, that Michael Caine -- has a passion for "chill-out" music, and released a mix tape album of his favorites in 2007 called "Cained." umtv.co.uk/release.php?id…

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