CAIRO (AP) — Egypt started the first-ever restoration work on a gold-covered sarcophagus of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun, ahead of the country’s new museum opening next year, the antiquities minister said Sunday.
A group of researchers from Yale University found that students did not feel welcomed when viewing portraits of white male figures that were displayed as part of the Yale School of Medicine’s art collection.
Physicist Jessica Wade is adding and building up biographies of overlooked female and minority scientists on Wikipedia in an effort to improve their visibility and to preserve their contributions throughout history.
AileyCamp was founded in 1989 iby world-renowned dancer, choreographer and director Alvin Ailey. In addition to teaching the students dance, the camp introduces them to the visual arts, creative writing and other communications skills.
WAPAKONETA, Ohio (AP) — New statues of astronaut Neil Armstrong were unveiled and an education center was dedicated in his name on Sunday as his Ohio hometown continued celebrating its native son’s history-making moon mission 50 years ago this month.