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The animal pictures and hand stencils were made in caves in Spain thousands of years before Homo sapiens arrived in Europe.

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Art’s Diagnosticians

By Abby Olena | June 12, 2017

Physicians peer into the subjects of artistic masterpieces, and find new perspective on their own approach to diagnosing maladies.

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Channeling Animals

By Molly Sharlach | November 25, 2015

Artists reinterpret structures built by birds, insects, and corals in a new exhibit.

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Cognitive Neuroscience Lurking in Art

By Kerry Grens | October 19, 2015

What can neuroscientists learn from the masters and other artists?

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Inside a Painter’s Brain

By Ajai Raj | October 24, 2014

Dean Cercone shares the cortical correlates of his creative process as part of a neuroscience-inspired exhibition.

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Illustrating Alchemy, 18th Century

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | September 1, 2014

As the science of chemistry developed, public perceptions of alchemists shifted from respect to ridicule.

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Painting Pseudoscience

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | September 1, 2014

Johns Hopkins University Chemist Larry Principe discusses his favorite alchemy painting, the topic of this month’s Foundations.

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Review: “What Lies Beneath”

By Ajai Raj | June 23, 2014

An exhibit at the newly opened SciArt Center in New York City showcases work that explores hidden worlds.

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Bridging Two Worlds

By Rachel Bernstein | April 4, 2014

Lynne Quarmby’s love of the natural world inspires her to explore beyond her cell biology lab through art.

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Lynne Quarmby - Artist

By Rachel Bernstein | April 4, 2014

The professor of molecular biology and biochemistry at Simon Fraser University is also an accomplished painter.

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