Art and music convey important skills that often are overlooked. Researchers have long touted their positive effects on student brain growth and development, but the exercise of those skills in artistic pursuits like band and chorus adds a whole new
The slums of Cateura, Paraguay, were built on a landfill. In this desolate landscape, children make music out of their surroundings. With recycled instruments, they have begun a "Landfill Harmonic Orchestra." See how these kids turn trash into symphonies.
Leonardo da Vinci died on May Born in he painted the Mona Lisa, invented the diving bell, and designed the airplane, helicopter and parachute. The Boston Museum of Science offers this free online exhibit with activities to explore the life,