Walter Jonathan Varela-Agudelo

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How to Teach Multiplication by Teaching Art

Published Online:<p>Complete Coverage<p>Exciting<p>“Come see this work,” she said with a huge smile on her face. I traveled down the hallway to the 3rd grade …

Photographs by John Clang

View Gallery<p>Singaporean photographer and visual artist John Clang's series Time, explores the concepts of movement in space and time. The series …

Artists

7 science-backed reasons you should make art, even if you're bad at it

We've been making it for about as long as we've been called humans, and few would argue against its value as culturally enriching as well as emotionally and often intellectually rewarding. Making art for art's sake is plenty.<p>Yet as scientific research has shown, our minds seem built to enjoy and …

Creativity

Visual Artist Mambo Reveals How Music Inspires His Art

Whether it’s a bright splash of color or a lively melody of beats, artists express themselves in many ways, often drawing inspiration from other art forms.<p>Mambo listens to music to stay in the moment and spur his creativity as he makes modern art. In the video below, see how music influences …

Art

The fine art of mental illness: What paintings tell us about someone’s psyche

Vincent van Gogh’s art is infused with isolation: a lonely chair, a grieving doctor, a brooding sky. For one psychiatrist, the French master’s paintings — and those of other artists throughout history — contain clues about mental illness, too.<p>James C. Harris, a professor of psychiatry and …

Mental Health

Malala Yousafzai tells Emma Watson: I'm a feminist thanks to you

Nobel laureate tells film star term seemed ‘tricky’ until she was inspired by Watson’s speech at the UN last year<p>Malala Yousafzai has told Emma Watson that the actor’s speech to world leaders made her change her mind about not describing herself as a feminist.<p>The 18-year-old human rights and …

Feminism

Return of Wing Chun to the Shaolin Temple - Grandmaster Cheung

Yankees' Carlos Beltran Passes Joe DiMaggio on All-Time Home Run List

New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has played only 14 games with his new team, but it didn't take him long to surpass a milestone that was set by one of the franchise's most-beloved icons.<p>Beltran's solo blast in the first inning of Wednesday's 4-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs was the 362nd …

Baseball