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11 beautiful examples of art inspired by science

By: Mary Jo DiLonardo on Jan. 15, 2015, 3:11 p.m.
image of Earth as seen from space

Photo: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/USGS

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Finding the link

Who doesn't find beauty in nature? But can you find the art in bacteria or global warming or in the interesting forms of dead animal remains? For centuries, art and science have danced a well-choreographed routine. As each has informed the other, the result has been some spectacular creativity. (Text: Mary Jo DiLonardo)