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Neuroaesthetics
Neuroaesthetics
Anjan Chatterjee | May 1, 2014
Researchers unravel the biology of beauty and art.
The Art of Brain Damage
The Art of Brain Damage
Anjan Chatterjee | May 1, 2014
Artist Katherine Sherwood discuss how suffering a cerebral hemorrhage affected her work.
How Artistic Brains Differ
How Artistic Brains Differ
Jef Akst | Apr 18, 2014
A study reveals structural differences between the brains of artists and non-artists.
Stinky Cheese
Stinky Cheese
Bob Grant | Dec 2, 2013
Researchers collaborate to create fermented food products using microbes harvested from some malodorous parts of the human body.
Karmella Haynes: Turning the Dials
Karmella Haynes: Turning the Dials
Kerry Grens | Dec 1, 2013
Assistant Professor, Arizona State University. Age: 36
Karmella Haynes - Artist
Karmella Haynes - Artist
Kerry Grens | Dec 1, 2013
December 2013's Scientist to Watch is also an accomplished painter.
Capsule Reviews
Capsule Reviews
Bob Grant | Nov 1, 2013
Tracks and Shadows, The Gap, The Cure in the Code, and An Appetite for Wonder
Some Nerve
Some Nerve
Greg Dunn | Nov 1, 2013
The neuron-inspired art of erstwhile neuroscientist Greg Dunn
Spew, Fly, Don’t Bother Me
Spew, Fly, Don’t Bother Me
Kate Yandell | Oct 3, 2013
The frequent regurgitation practiced by flies as they ingest and digest food yields densely detailed paintings.
Image of the Day
Image of the Day
The Scientist Staff | Jan 4, 2013
The skeleton of this 13-day-old chick embryo has been stained to highlight cartilage (blue) and bone (red).