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The Art of Pixar Short Films
The Art of Pixar Short Films

Birds, toys, or what the history of computing has to do with the creative legacy of our time.

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Film Spotlight: GLASS
Film Spotlight: GLASS

What roller coasters have to do with German opera and Martin Scorsese.

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Robots In Our Image
Robots In Our Image

How a biblical creation myth replays itself from bone and muscle to jazz improvisation.

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Biology-Inspired Art
Biology-Inspired Art

Swine flu, eye color, and what fractals have to do with gene sequences.

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Book Spotlight: Design Revolution
Book Spotlight: Design Revolution

What soccer balls have to do with blind children and water transportation in Africa.

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Valentino: The Last Emperor
Valentino: The Last Emperor

Quirk, glamor, and what six pugs have to do with the epic battle of art versus commerce.

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