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Why is watching Bob Ross paint so dang soothing? We decided to investigate.
A somewhat scientific breakdown of how the prolific painter achieved his zen.
Art gets ‘caldera-like’ acne, too. This tool could help clear it up.
Researchers also finally figured out why Georgia O’Keeffe’s paintings have so many of these pimples.
Researchers Use a Particle Accelerator to Image Hidden Degas Painting
Art meets science
The Strange Beauty Of Bioluminescent Fish
The new book Fire in the Sea brings one eccentric marine biologist's paintings out of obscurity.
How To ID A Stolen Monet From A Pile Of Ashes
Artwork to ashes, microscopy to microscopy.
3-D-Printing Pen Adds Dimension To Your Doodles
A new Kickstarter project lets you draw in the air, then watch a scribble form in plastic.
Using Science To Discover Picasso’s Genius
A persistent mystery for art historians and especially students of 20th century art might seem small at first: what kind...
Scientists Paint Brain Tumors With Nanoparticles for More Precise Removal
Brain cancer is a classic double whammy: the extremely invasive form of cancer is both deadly and difficult to treat....