Scientists are just starting to understand the tardigrade. It can survive boiling water, outer space, and extreme radiation. Following is a transcript of the video. This funny looking little guy can survive
Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets. They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.
In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World. His book takes a look at the most pivotal
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting. –Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Music is fundamentally mathematical in nature, but visualizing the math
Marcus du Sautoy looks at how writers, painters and composers have obeyed laws of nature for centuries. Art and mathematics. For many, this would appear to be synonymous with chalk and cheese. One is domain
These new movies are so bizarre, they must be fiction ... right? The robotic goons of Tomorrowland and machine assassins in Terminator Genisys give 'droids a bad rap Two of this summer’s sci-fi movies
“Okay, you guys,” he said. “You build the Hardart. I’m going to be in this room over here writing the piece for it.” He would run in and look at what we were building, and then he would run back and write
Next Tuesday, more than nine years after leaving Earth, Nasa’s probe will make history as the first spacecraft ever to reach the distant dwarf planet Nine years after it left Earth, Nasa’s New Horizons
First appeared in L.A. Downtown News Who knew that the über-hip had a sense of humor? Run, don't walk to the nearest browser and get your tickets to The Magic Flute, re-imaged by the cutting edge "1927"
Like Leonard Bernstein himself, there is absolutely nothing predictable about the music he wrote. None of the three amazing works Bernstein labeled as "symphonies" in any way resemble a conventional orchestral
For the millennium, in 2000 American composer John Adams completed a compelling, large-scale oratorio based on the nativity story called El Niño. Now he's composed a companion piece, The Gospel According
In an attempt to soften our perception of the drone, the famed composer pulled out his finest pair of rose-colored glasses. Legendary composer John Cale recently worked with architect Liam Young to create