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Scientists Discover Mona Lisa Isn't The Only Painted Lady Rocking The 'Mona Lisa Smile'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.12.2015 | Arts

The mystery of Mona Lisa's smile is probably one of the first things you learned about in art class. But it turns out Mona Lisa may not be the only pa...

PHOTOS: A Whole New Way Of Looking At Frogs

Posted 03.30.2014 | Green

Brandon Ballengée is really into frogs and amphibians. His interest isn't like ours -- common folk that used to stumble upon them in ponds as a kid a...

Review: I Know (Je Sais) by Ito Naga -- Observing Through Science and Poetry

David Kudler | Posted 12.14.2013 | Books
David Kudler

We usually think of science and poetry as inhabiting very different parts of the human mind, of human culture. When an astrophysicist spends his days writing a book of poems called I Know (Je Sais), we might want to pay some attention.

PHOTOS: Moving Light Sculptures Are Mind-Blowing

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.06.2013 | Science

Incredible kinetic light sculptures from scientific artist Paul Friedlander are dazzling examples of what happens when science and art collide. Fri...

Dancers Take Over CERN Campus, Posing As 'Time'

Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home

It's not all microscopes and lab coats at the Higgs boson headquarters on the Swiss-French border. Well, it is, but there's also some art going on...

Watch Icicles Grow Before Your Eyes

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 06.21.2012 | Home

For those East Coasters battling the first spell of stifling summer heat, how about a video to help you summon into mind cooler things? It takes a min...

Lucas Kavner

Gallery Seeks 'Strange Bedfellows' With A Social Conscience

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.05.2012 | Home

When the Science Gallery opened in Dublin in 2008, officials expected only about 50,000 visitors a year. They got a lot more. Over a million people ha...

PHOTOS: 9 Best Science Images From 2011

Posted 02.05.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/02/2012 02:09 PM EST on LiveScience From the dark-matter web of the universe to t...

PHOTOS: Removing The Logic From Biology In Imaginative Exhibition

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

With her exhibition 'Bioillogical', Carol Es crafts test-tube-dwelling oddities that make diseases look bizarrely darling. As the exhibition title sug...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Art And Science Collide In Frank H. Netter's Medical Illustrations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Frank H. Netter, MD WHAT: Frank H. Netter, MD, Michelangelo of Medicine WHEN: November 23, 2010 - February 27, 2011 WHERE: Morris Museum 6 Nor...

Eureka! Science Belongs On Stage

Lauren Gunderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lauren Gunderson

Science is built for the stage. The very act of scientific discovery is one of the most dramatic in the human experience. Dramatic because it changes everything.