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Art Illuminates the Beauty of Science and Could Inspire the Next Generation of Scientists Young and Old

1 month ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Scientists have often invited the public to see what they see, using everything from engraved woodblocks to electron microscopes to explore the complexity of the scientific enterprise and the beauty of life. Sharing these visions through illustrations, photography, and videos has allowed laypeople to explore a range of discoveries, from new bird species to the inner workings of the human cell.
A winner of the 2018 BioArt contest, this image shows the intestinal villi of a mouse. Amy Engevik/BioArt, CC BY-NC-ND
As a neuroscience and bioscience researcher , I know that scientists are...
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