Music can be a powerful unifier – and we need it more than ever, argues Marin Alsop, who is creating the opening concert for this year's Annual Meeting in Davos.
Before there was English, or Latin, or even Greek, there was Proto-Sinaitic, a Proto-Sinaitic script derived in Canaan, around the biblical Land of Israel.
The Conversation Africa asked academics to recommend the best science or technology-related books they read this year.
In 2019, approximately 78% (241 million) of all 308.8 million people aged five and older reported speaking only English at home regardless of their nativity.
Diseases have had a devastating effect on human populations throughout history, and ensuring cultural rituals can operate alongside scientific research is important.
The BRITS will introduce gender neutral awards for local and international artists from next year according to organizers.
These are the top six science books for 2021, as the importance of access to science writing is stressed by The Royal Society.
A new X-ray method has allowed researchers to identify zinc-sulfide nanoparticles on the timbers of the Mary Rose, helping conservationists preserve it.
Adele has released her album, '30'. Its first single, Easy On Me gained millions of streams. A psychology professor explores the science of sad music.
Museum attendance went down by roughly 78% in 2020 across the 20 most-attended museums in the world. Of all the museums, the Louvre was the most visited.
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Two science and technology institutions top the 2022 rankings for arts and humanities. They know that the 4th industrial revolution needs critical thinkers.
Christo's wrapping of the Arc de Triomphe has drawn hundreds of thousands of visitors. But artists now need to find less wasteful ways to create an impact
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