Journal Club

Highlighting recent, timely papers selected by Academy member labs

Category Archives: Science and Culture

Ideas germinate for seed collector

[slideshow_deploy id=’857′]   Artist Svjetlana Tepavcevic is a portraitist of seeds. When she finds a seed she doesn’t recognize she appreciates it for a while on its own, visual terms, before attaching it’s scientific name and history. Often this information … Continue reading

Categories: Plant Biology | Science and Culture | Visual Science | Leave a comment

Fog Bridge: Making San Francisco foggier–for art’s sake

San Francisco’s beloved hands-on science institution, the Exploratorium, founded by physicist Frank Oppenheimer in 1969, will be reopening this month at Pier 15 after closing doors at the Palace of Fine Arts. A host of artworks harnessing the marine and … Continue reading

Categories: Engineering | Science and Culture | Visual Science | Leave a comment