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Science of Music

Levels: Grades 3-8
Topics: sound, music

Description: Why does singing sound so great in the shower? Why do songs get "stuck" in your head? Those are just two of the questions answered by the Exploratorium's Science of Music. Have fun with musical sounds through online exhibits and view movies that introduce unique individuals who build creative instruments, perform rhythmic movements, tune their instruments, and play the blues.

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Article by Cara Bafile
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