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

21 The Tommy Westphall Universe2015-12-21 18:04:44
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22 Microbial Videogames2015-11-30 22:30:34
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23 Smart Programs Read Shakespeare2015-11-16 23:20:02
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24 Library of Dust2015-11-02 21:44:14
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25 Robopainter2015-10-19 22:05:03
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26 Making Portraits Out of DNA2015-10-05 19:08:00
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27 The Art and Science of De-Extinction2015-09-21 19:43:59
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28 Hollywood Know-How Makes Good Medicine2015-08-31 21:20:43
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29 Drone Art2015-08-17 22:00:42
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30 A Neuroscientist Throws Science Overboard for Art2015-08-10 04:00:00
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31 A Quantified Artist Turns Her Data Into Sculpture2015-07-24 14:38:29
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A Quantified Artist Turns Her Data Into Sculpture

Take a look at Laurie Frick’s artwork, made up of colorful wooden blocks mounted to the gallery wall, and the first thing you think of is a childhood playroom strewn with building blocks. But Frick’s artwork is actually a complex response to the growing trend of self-tracking. She takes data collected by tracking her daily activity and turns it into hand-crafted visualizations in materials like wood and leather. Frick calls her art "data selfies" — abstract self-portraits that reveal volumes about their subjects. But they aren't creepy. They're cheerful and optimistic, because that's how Frick sees the future of data. In her art and in frequent talks, she spreads her mantra: “Take back your data. Turn it into art.”…read more

32 Bringing Female Heroes to the LEGO Universe2015-07-13 22:18:26
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33 Synthetic Biology In Pop Culture2015-06-29 17:04:38
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34 Blood Music2015-06-22 16:03:04
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35 The Ethics of Synthetic Biology2015-06-15 16:24:13
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36 Bio Art2015-06-08 17:15:49
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37 A Crash Course in Designing Life2015-06-01 17:39:08
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38 Understanding Creative Savants2015-05-26 16:05:53
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39 Bacteria Biofuel2015-05-18 19:54:54
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40 The Day After2015-05-11 18:02:12
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