December 29, 2020

The strange history of the Ghent Altarpiece, the most stolen painting in the world

Throughout six centuries, the Ghent Altarpiece, also called “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb,” has been burned, forged, and raided in three different wars. It is, in fact, the world’s most stolen artwork, and is considered one of the most influential paintings ever made. What exactly makes the piece so special? Noah Charney digs into Jan van Eyck’s masterpiece.

Here are the world’s most restricted airspaces that you’ll never fly over

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December 10, 2020

December 1, 2020

When a professional musician sits down at a public piano

Henri Herbert plays “Gettin’ On Down.” This is a clip from Street Pianos: Instrument of Change, a documentary about street pianos...