Science and Creativity from Studio 360

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Science and Creativity from Studio 360: the art of innovation. A sculpture unlocks a secret of cell structure, a tornado forms in a can, and a child's toy gets sent into orbit. Exploring science as a creative act since 2005. Produced by PRI and WNYC, and supported in part by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

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Science and Creativity from Studio 360

81 Musical Injuries2013-08-19 20:24:45
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82 Big Data and Culturomics2013-08-12 16:00:29
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Big Data and Culturomics

Big Data — and how we use it — is changing the way we understand our culture and history. Research scientists Erez Lieberman Aiden and Jean Baptiste Michel (Uncharted: Big Data as Lens on Human Culture) teamed up with Google to create the (highly addictive) Ngram Viewer: it sifts through millions of digitized books and charts the frequency with which words have been used. Aiden and Michel call their method of combing through text to map cultural trends “culturomics.” “It’s like genomics but with culture,” Aiden tells Kurt Andersen.…read more

83 Garage Inventors2013-08-05 19:10:27
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84 Embroidered Implants2013-07-29 17:58:33
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85 The Art and Science of De-extinction2013-07-22 18:20:27
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86 Number 1 For 37 Minutes2013-07-15 18:18:37
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87 Christopher Alexander: A Pattern Language2013-07-08 17:52:55
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88 Becoming the Bionic Man2013-07-01 17:51:02
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89 The Soundtrack of Science2013-06-24 17:43:36
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90 Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain2013-06-17 18:52:15
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91 Adventures in 3D Sound!2013-06-10 17:06:15
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92 Science Tattoos2013-05-28 17:30:35
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93 Finding Beauty in the Search for Dark Matter2013-05-13 21:55:46
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94 Why Is Pop Music So Sad?2013-05-07 18:10:57
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95 Our Computers, Our Viruses, Our Selves2013-04-30 20:36:47
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96 The Flame Alphabet2013-04-24 21:48:37
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97 Reconstructing Viruses2013-04-01 16:00:04
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98 Playing Against the Virus2013-03-27 16:27:00
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99 Does Your Zombie Have Rabies?2013-03-18 16:50:11
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100 Viruses at the Movies2013-03-11 16:33:11
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