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Storytelling Our Way Into Science

Dan Rockmore | Posted 10.13.2015 | Science
Dan Rockmore

Big movies can reach large audiences and if you're trying to get the science word out there, that's clearly all to the good, but much can also be accomplished on a smaller scale.

The Value of a Liberal Arts and Sciences Education

Daan Braveman | Posted 10.21.2013 | College
Daan Braveman

Indeed, 80% agree that, regardless of their major, every college student should acquire broad knowledge in the liberal arts and sciences.

Considering the Source: Which Contributes Most to the Well-being of Society -- Science or Art?

Steven Paul Leiva | Posted 01.21.2013 | Arts
Steven Paul Leiva

This fruit from the tree of knowledge may inspire awe and wonder, but does anyone really think it makes our days better and brighter?

STEAM Funding Endorsed BY NEA

John M. Eger | Posted 08.18.2012 | Arts
John M. Eger

STEM already gets funding by the National Science Foundation under legislation passed some time ago. But now that inclusion of the arts is being recognized, shouldn't STEAM projects get some money too?

As Science Turns Its Attention to Feeling

Sir Ken Robinson | Posted 03.14.2012 | Science
Sir Ken Robinson

One of corollaries on the rise of science has been a schism between the arts and sciences. The sciences are thought to be all about truth and objectivity: the arts about feelings and creativity. Neither stereotype holds up.