Motorcycles Make You Smarter

Discussion in 'Motorcycle Talk' started by xpertss, Jun 9, 2012.


  1. xpertss

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    #1 xpertss, Jun 9, 2012
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  2. I think all of us already knew this:

    Because riding a motorcycle requires a high level of alertness and rapid problem solving, Kawashima found, "the driver's brain gets activated by riding motorbikes." He went on to conclude, "Mental care is a very big issue in modern society. I think we made an interesting stir here as data showed you can improve your mental condition simply by using motorbikes to commute.
     
  3. mfrankpdx

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    Looks like a great article... if only I knew how to read! :cry:
     
  4. lena

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  5. RedKat600

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    I think that article has it backwards. I think smarter/quicker people tend to ride motorcycles.
     
  6. Another study proving, once again, that correlation = causation.

    :facepalm:
     
  7. Transported

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    Motorcycles may be great for culling the herd of dumbasses.
     
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