‘Rainbow’ dinosaur had iridescent feathers like a hummingbird

by Field Museum, Scientists discovered a dinosaur fossil with feathers so well-preserved that they were able to see the feathers' microscopic color-bearing structures. By comparing the shapes of those feather structures with the structures in modern bird feathers, they're able to infer that the new dino,...

Research uses music to reach people with traumatic brain injuries

by Joanne Faryon at https://inewsource.org/2018/01/05/music-therapy/ Steven Nelson had decided he wanted to be a nurse. He had spent his teens in trouble and his early 20s in prison. Finally, in his mid-30s, with a steady job as a receptionist in an urgent care and five kids...

Weather on Steroids: Exhibit Features Art Of Climate Change Science

Weather on Steroids: The Art of Climate Change Science

KPBS—Climate change science and art collide in a new exhibit at the San Diego Central Library. "Weather on Steroids" brings artists and scientists together for an exhibit that features mosaics, photographs and art installations that illustrate the effects of climate change through art. “Artists are arguably the...

Scientists Find 15 Amazing Benefits Of Listening To Music

Michelle Chappel, Princeton Ph.D. in psychology, is an internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter, speaker, and author. Full Bio If you love listening to music, you’re in good company. Charles Darwin once remarked, “If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read...

A young Picasso or Beethoven could be the next Edison

Good news for parents: Those piano lessons or random toy parts littering your floors may one day lead to the next scientific breakthrough. That’s according to new Michigan State University research linking childhood participation in arts and crafts activities to patents generated and businesses launched as adults. In...

UC San Diego’s CREATE: Hands on Lab

UC San Diego's CREATE: Hands on Lab - Expanding knowledge Expanding Knowledge Through Active Inquiry, Collaborative Learning In a Hands On Lab session, students used their bodies to represent lipid molecules and arranged themselves to illustrate the structure of a micelle.By Nan Renner, Ph.D., CREATE;...

Arts Based Learning of STEM Works Says NSF Funded Research Firm

John M. EgerDirector of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU) is also the Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy Over the last three years, the National Science Foundation (NSF) funded the Art of Science Learning to hold a number...