Alternative therapy. Now, there is a novel idea in the age of guns and bombs. Shouldn’t we all be trying any which way we can to get us all to get along (or at least to stop killing innocent people). Hearing beautiful music. Hugging a stuffed animal. Fly by drugging from the sky. Whatever gets the job done and we can maybe move forward together and start creating even greater things.
When orthopaedic surgeon Robin Turner heard how serene his normally fidgety mother-in-law was when she visited a Brian Eno installation at Brighton festival, a flashbulb went off in his head.
The results of that were revealed on Thursday: a hospital quiet room created by the godfather of ambient music where patients can “think, take stock or simply relax”.
via (Touch Me!)