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art and science

11/06/2012

I met Isabelle Cadene at a book event recently. She showed me her sketchbook and other work she’s proud of. How fantastic to meet another artist interested in the environment! The above art by Isabelle won 1st place in the Computer Graphics category of the 2012 Marine Art Contest for the 20th anniversary of the […]

Bird School

23/04/2012

There was a wonderful good news story in the LA Times about a school that converted its playground into a wild garden and found that it attracts all sorts of wildlife–an action that produced surprising results. “The plants attracted insects, which attracted birds, which attracted students, who, fascinated by the nature unfolding before them, learned […]