Tuesday Apr 15th, 2014

Leonardo da Vinci myths, explained

By Kandice Rawlings
Leonardo da Vinci was born 562 years ago today, and we’re still fascinated with his life and work. It’s no real mystery why – he was an extraordinary person, a genius and a celebrity in his own lifetime. He left behind some remarkable artifacts in the form of paintings and writings and drawings on all manner of subjects. read more »

Thursday Apr 24th, 2014

An intriguing, utterly incomplete history of Louis Armstrong

A life in eight songs
Thursday Apr 24th, 2014

Mini maestro mystifies me

Viral video captures a child’s seemingly uncanny musical sensitivity
Tuesday Apr 22nd, 2014

The Compleat Earth Day

10 Facts about The Compleat Angler
Tuesday Apr 22nd, 2014

Shakespeare and the music of William Walton

Looking at William Walton’s music in film adaptations of Shakespeare plays
Friday
Apr 18th, 2014

Top five hip hop references in poetry

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Friday
Apr 18th, 2014

Very short talks

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Thursday
Apr 17th, 2014

What’s the secret to high scores on video games?

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Monday
Apr 14th, 2014

Shakespeare’s 450th birthday quiz

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Friday
Apr 11th, 2014

Street Photography from Grove Art Online

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Thursday
Apr 10th, 2014

The early history of the guitar

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