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Biographer Walter Isaacson explains why the future belongs to those who can merge the arts and the sciences.
Performance artist Marina Abramovic wants to build a laboratory devoted to arts and science.
The Science Club meets to recap the month’s ‘Build an Art Machine’ project.
Movie theaters and scientists pair up to present a National Evening of Science on Screen.
Choreographer and gravity-junkie Elizabeth Streb pushes the boundaries of physics—with dance.
The nautilus, the “living fossil” of cephalopods, can uncover the origins of the...
Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?
In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of th...
Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at thei...
\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.