How to Create Beautiful Images With Thousands of Circles

Art and science go hand in hand.

How the brain perceives rhythm – simpler is better

Your brain is hardwired to like some rhythms more than others, neuroscientists report.

Self-ink calendar uses capillary action to mark dates

An artsy calendar that makes you stop and think about how you spend your time — with a bit of help from science.

Surrealist Salvador Dali cookbook released after 40 years

At the age of 7, surrealist genius Salvador Dali wanted to become a chef. It’s a good thing he didn’t.

Artist Christo Guelov designs colorful street crossings to brighten your day

Bulgarian artist Christo Guelov turned boring pedestrian crossings into works of art.

Artist turns abandoned thrash into beautiful animal sculptures to remind us of pollution

From trash to art.

Using Mathematical Functions to Create Stunning Animations

Mathematics is a very powerful tool to create beautiful works of art.

Glowing DNA origami used to recreate Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’

The end result is a perfect example of what can happen when art meets science.

Biochemist resurrects ancient trilobites by 3D printing them in metal

We’ve talked about 3D printing being useful in fields like engineering or medicine, but in the right hands it can create amazing pieces of art and bring back to life creatures gone for hundreds of millions of years.

This beauty is the world’s newest shade of blue, and it could be revolutionary

Not only does it look gorgeous, but it also has many remarkable properties that could transform the way artists work.