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Art of Science – Stressful Beauty

Stressful Beauty Emma Liu Dec 2015 Art of Science Memetic Drift

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Each month this year Memetic Drift will feature a winning image from the University of Bristol’s Art of Science competition 2014. December is here, and the Art of Science winner this month…
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Art of Science – Micro Yacht

Micro-Yacht Peter Heard Nov 2015 Art of Science

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Each month this year Memetic Drift will feature a winning image from the University of Bristol’s Art of Science competition 2014. This month’s Art of Science winner is Micro Yacht by Dr Peter Heard from…
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Art of Science – Graphene Origami

Graphene Origami Oliver Payton Oct 2015 Winner Art of Science

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Each month this year Memetic Drift will feature a winning image from the University of Bristol’s Art of Science competition 2014. Our october winner is “Graphene Origami” by Dr Oliver Payton from…
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Nobel Prizes 2015 – the Lowdown

Nobel 2015 Medicine people

Welcome to my round-up of the new Laureates of the Nobel Prizes 2015! What do you think of this year’s haul? The winners this year have included scientists that helped discover cures for deadly parasitic diseases, disprove a major assumption physicists…
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Art of Science – Giant Columns

Giant Columns Katharine Cashman Sep 2015

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Each month this year Memetic Drift will feature a winning image from the University of Bristol’s Art of Science competition 2014. The winning entry for September is “Giant Columns” by Professor Katharine Cashman,…
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Duck Duck Goose… and Lego! At WWT Slimbridge

White fronted goose - Anser albifrons

Last weekend I went to the World Wetland Trust’s (WWT) centre at Slimbridge. This is something I’ve been meaning to do for a while, but upon discovering that they have child-sized Lego animals and birds until September, I knew this…
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Art of Science: August – Stitching Science

Stitching Science Emily Coyte cross-stitch Memetic Drift

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Stitching Science is August’s winner from UoB’s Art of Science competition 2014.  Wahey, my time has come! I was so pleased that my cross-stitch won the People’s Choice award! It’s the biggest piece I’ve…
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Art of Science: July – Golden Memories

Art of Science Golden Memories Ullrich Bartsch July 2015

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Each month this year Memetic Drift will feature a winning image from the University of Bristol’s Art of Science competition 2014. It is often quoted that “all models are wrong, but some…
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