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Talking Head’s David

Talking Head’s David Byrne and Neil Degrasse Tyson discuss the importance of Art Education.  Many great points made.  Key point (summarized):  Arts Education promotes creative thinking, which is not promoted by typical science or math curriculum. Please watch this video: http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/startalk/videos/the-importance-of-art-education/#

Playing an instrumen...

When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout. What’s going on? Anita Collins explains the fireworks that go off in musicians’ brains when they play, and examines some of the long-term positive effects […]