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Sweet, Strong Crystals

Sweet, Strong Crystals

My natural relationship with microscopy has been primarily scientific and, when aesthetic, focussed on the fine slices of rocks and minerals that are called “thin sections”. But since I came across the marvelous micrographs of crystallized alcoholic beverages taken by late Michael...

My natural relationship with microscopy has been primarily scientific and, when aesthetic, focussed on the fine slices of rocks and minerals that are called “thin sections”. But since I came across the...

We Designed Glasses That Display The Chemistry Of What’s In Your Glass

We Designed Glasses That Display The Chemistry Of What’s In Your Glass

Design + Science + Alcohol I've always been caught having to chose between art and science - between beautiful things and fantastically nerdy things. I went to school both for art and science but couldn't find a way to blend the two...

Design + Science + Alcohol I've always been caught having to chose between art and science - between beautiful things and fantastically nerdy things. I went to school both for art and...

I Turn Nasa Photographs Into Needlepoint Tapestries

I Turn Nasa Photographs Into Needlepoint Tapestries

I love cross-stitching. It's meditative and soothing and challenging all at the same time.Yet, about 5 years ago I realized that if I stitched another butterfly I was going to scream - and what I really wanted was a tapestry of...

I love cross-stitching. It's meditative and soothing and challenging all at the same time.Yet, about 5 years ago I realized that if I stitched another butterfly I was going to scream...

Microbiologists Create ‘Starry Night’ And Other Art With Bacteria For First Microbe Art Competition

Microbiologists Create ‘Starry Night’ And Other Art With Bacteria For First Microbe Art Competition

The AmericanSociety for Microbiologists has hosted its first international 'Agar Art' challenge, in which microbiologists from around the world used various microbes and germs to create beautiful works of art in petri dishes. The submissions included recognizable paintings like Van Gogh's...

The AmericanSociety for Microbiologists has hosted its first international 'Agar Art' challenge, in which microbiologists from around the world used various microbes and germs to create beautiful works of art in...

A Mermaid’s Perspective: Underwater Photos That Will Make You Question Which Way Is Up

A Mermaid’s Perspective: Underwater Photos That Will Make You Question Which Way Is Up

Gazing below the surface, from just the right angle and perspective, the underwater world takes over the sky. I like to call this the view from the eyes of the mermaids. I swim in the gin-clear fresh water of Florida's springs...

Gazing below the surface, from just the right angle and perspective, the underwater world takes over the sky. I like to call this the view from the eyes of the mermaids....

This Astronomical Watch Accurately Shows The Solar System’s Movements On Your Wrist

This Astronomical Watch Accurately Shows The Solar System’s Movements On Your Wrist

The Midnight Planétarium is an incredible feat of engineering, design and artistic craftsmanship. Besides showing the time, this watch also accurately displays the movement of 6 planets in our solar system as they orbit the Sun. The watch took 396 pieces...

The Midnight Planétarium is an incredible feat of engineering, design and artistic craftsmanship. Besides showing the time, this watch also accurately displays the movement of 6 planets in our solar system...