Saturday, October 31, 2015
Mozart, Einstein & Me had a ball handing out kazoos for the annual downtown trick-or-treating. One of the trick-or-treaters was dressed up as Dorothy...a perfect match for our Dorothy Storybook Music Box doll. Such fun!
Friday, October 30, 2015
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Did you know that gold is extraterrestrial? Instead of arising from our planet’s rocky crust, it was actually cooked up in space and is present on Earth because of cataclysmic stellar explosions called supernovae. CERN Scientist David Lunney outlines the incredible journey of gold from space to Earth.
Lesson by David Lunney, animation by Andrew Foerster.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
We're starting to get ready for the holidays at Mozart, Einstein & Me! With a wide variety of inventory you can do shopping for the whole family at our store. There is something for everyone! Come by and check us out.
Monday, October 19, 2015
You and nine other individuals have been captured by super-intelligent alien overlords. The aliens think humans look quite tasty, but their civilization forbids eating highly logical and cooperative beings. Unfortunately, they’re not sure whether you qualify, so they decide to give you all a test. Can you solve this hat riddle? Alex Gendler shows how.
Lesson by Alex Gendler, animation by Artrake Studio.
Friday, October 16, 2015
Come check out our one of a kind Ukuleles and Wine Glasses custom engraved by Mozart, Einstein & Me
Mozart, Einstein & Me, the new name for ABC Music Store & Academy, that has expanded its products for the right-hand-side brain development for all ages. We now carry unique items for individuals interested in music, science, and/or art.
Stores in Benicia and Livermore!
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
This mother and daughter brightened our day at Mozart, Einstein & Me because they look just like our music box storybook doll - Sabrina, the good witch!
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Objects that fly faster than the speed of sound (like really fast planes) create a shock wave accompanied by a thunder-like noise: the sonic boom. These epic sounds can cause distress to people and animals and even damage nearby buildings. Katerina Kaouri details how scientists use math to predict sonic booms' paths in the atmosphere, where they will land, and how loud they will be.
Lesson by Katerina Kaouri, animation by Anton Bogaty.
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Music has been an integral part of human civilization for over 55,000 years and continues to be an important aspect of almost every culture on Earth. It’s so dominant that for many people, their life would be empty without their melodies. At the most basic level, music is just a series of sounds. But research has found it’s much more profound than us hearing noise. Music can have some amazing effects on both your mind and your body.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
We’ve all had the experience: you’re walking across a soft carpet, you reach for the doorknob and … ZAP. But what causes this trademark jolt of static electricity? Anuradha Bhagwat sheds light on the phenomenon by examining the nature of matter.
Lesson by Anuradha Bhagwat, animation by Artrake Studio.