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Aeolian Harp, an installation built for the Exploratorium in San Francisco in 1976 by artist Douglas Hollis.

What Is an Aeolian Harp?

Named for the Ancient Greek god of wind, Aeolus, aeolian harps are one of the few music instruments that needs no human touch to make sound.

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The Oldest Song Ever Written

What’s the world’s oldest song ever written? And where did it come from? Learn as much as the archeologists know here.