Mar. 09, 2014

Dispatches from SXSW Interactive 2014

by SciFri Staff

SciFri is in Austin to check out the latest in innovation.

sxsw, interactive, sxsw interactive, austin
Jan. 21, 2014

Dispatches From Sundance

by SciFri Staff

SciFri staff members are checking in on the Sundance Film Festival's science offerings.

sundance, sundance film festival, new frontier
Aug. 25, 2011

See the Milky Way Spinning

by SciFri Staff

Farmer, photographer, and amateur astronomer Randy Halverson spent the summer filming these stunning timelapse images of the night sky and storm formations on his property in South Dakota. How did he do it? Halverson writes: One of the challenges in … Continue reading →

Film, astronomy, Film, timelapse
Aug. 02, 2011

Green Currency: Illustrations of Plants in the Economy

by SciFri Staff

Plants are pretty. They feed us and our animal friends. They also are an essential part of the global economy. A new art exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden looks at the importance of plants in the economy. Think … Continue reading →

Visual Art, art, Botany, economy, illustration, Plants
Jun. 24, 2011

Accidental Art, from the Vaults of the Natural History Museum

by SciFri Staff

Sometimes art happens by accident. Entomologists, ichthyologists, arachnologists, geologists, and more all rely on imaging technologies to learn more about the fish, coral, bugs, and landscapes they study. The images they create communicate important information, but they can also be … Continue reading →

Features, Frontpage, Visual Art, art, imaging, Museums

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