Radiolab: science show that turns to art over science

Lilian Darmono Reader Find

By Lilian Darmono in New Trends on Thursday 3 November 2011

Possibly the only science show on the radio that tells you to turn to art when science fails to answer the deepest questions of our existence. Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, the presenters, talk to some of the brightest minds of our civilization about serious issues like ‘Where does the soul reside in our body?’ ‘Where is the edge of the universe?’ or silly ones like ‘Why can cats fall from the 42nd floor and not die?’

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A film all about the beauty of words

Jeff Katz Reader Find

By Jeff Katz in New Film on Tuesday 16 August 2011

There’s something amazing about a film that can be driven and connected entirely through the visual representation of words, without using many words at all. This is one of those films where you can get something different out of it, and discover something new about it with each viewing. Oh, the beauty of words. And […]

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