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Where I live in Hawai’i, the recent Rapture hullabaloo didn’t get much press, and I’ve been so fascinated to catch-up on the excitement this last week during my Bay Area visit. It reminded me of a brilliant web comic made by my friend Patrick Farley years ago. You must read: …

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Mathemagic

In reference to my last post on a Disney science education film, reader theblackcat suggested we check out Donald in Mathemagic Land, a 1959 animation feature one of our favorite Disney cartoon characters. You can see it in 3 parts starting here: My thoughts after the break…

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Disney’s Friend Atom

A casual reference in NPR’s Morning Edition this morning piqued my curiosity about a 1956 Disney film called Our Friend the Atom. It was shown at Disneyland and in many classrooms – I hear all Baby Boomers are very familiar with this little piece of Disneyana, but it was new …

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Science is Wonder-ful

Steve alerted us to the awesomeness of today’s XKCD: Read more…

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Wha? A fun movie with science? Losing Control

While not many films portray scientists in a non-stereotypical way, this trend is changing! Evidence: Losing Control, a film by scientist-turned-director Valerie Weiss. Like Valerie was, the main character, Samantha, is a science graduate student at Harvard. While the plot starts as a romantic comedy, it ends up as so …

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Raven, here!

Hi! I’m Raven. I am a bit slow to get started because the same day Mad Art Lab launched, my partner and I moved to an off-grid homestead, and it took a bit of time to get solar power set up and internet running… quite an adventure. But, of course, …

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