Hagia Sophia has been a cathedral, a mosque, a museum, and now again a mosque. But past conquests don't fully explain its legacy, a historian says.
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For decades, the FBI kept tabs Black writers, artists, and activists, with agents reading their work closely and even creating their own misleading works.
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Whether taking in art or making it ourselves, long stays at home during the COVID-19 pandemic may lead to a new appreciation of the arts.
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The pigment in Gwion Gwion style rock art makes radiocarbon dating impossible. Instead, researchers used mud wasp nests to date the paintings.
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Check out a huge online collection of stamps from North Korea to get a peek inside the insular totalitarian country and the face it wants to show the world.
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Ancient artists used ochre, one of Earth's oldest materials, as a red paint, but researchers have only now figured out how they made it.
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The beauty of math isn't lost on the average person, according to new research that compared reactions to mathematical arguments, sonatas, and paintings.
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A new automated storytelling algorithm goes beyond the competition's generic sentences to create better endings for bot-generated stories.
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