Published in 2010, Art + Science Now collects the best bio art works created in the 21st Century. From a detailed, gold and silver leaf sculpture of the human heart, made using MRI data, to a deformed frog with clear skin and a multicolored skeleton, the book highlights collaborations between artists and scientists and displays the aesthetic fruits of those collaborations. All images courtesy of Thames & Hudson.[gallery columns="4"]
Proteins with unstable 3-D structures help the microscopic animals withstand drying.