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Build an Art Machine for the SciFri Science Club!

The public radio program Science Friday recently announced an awesome new feature: Science Club! Inspired by a book club, where everyone reads the same book and then comes together to discuss, the Science Club asks everyone to go away and do the same science project and share the results with …

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Mad Pic Lab: QUACKS ARE HERE!

HELLLLOOOOOOOOOO photo takers! IT’S MAD PIC LAB DAY! And I’m all kinds of loopy because I’m on migraine meds. I’m high as a mofo, but not in pain. Because my doctor isn’t a QUACK. Yes, it’s a terrible joke. But I don’t care BECAUSE I FEEL GREAT AND I LOVE …

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MadPicLab Returns! LIKE A ZOMBIE!

Last spring, I launched a project called Mad Pic Lab, a photo-a-day crowd-art project, and everyone fell in love with everything about it. Today, it returns. Except it will be weekly and not daily. So, if you are new to MPL or need a refresher, here’s how it works—Every Tuesday …

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Mad Group Art: May 10

Today’s Mad Pic Lab word is: Noise Yesterday’s pics were so much fun! I love seeing the different ways everyone interprets each word. Like, I picked “conductor” as a nod to Smashley’s post explaining what an orchestra conductor does, but everyone interpreted it a little differently. And, in case you …

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MAD GROUP ART PROJECT: MAY 9

Today’s Mad Pic Lab word is: Conductor.  A huge thank you to Anne who covered for me the last two days while I was in the hospital. As fun as this project is, its not easy to do while under anesthesia and/or the influence of morphine. But where there’s a …

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Mad Group Art: May 8

Today’s Mad Pic Lab word is Kinetic. What moves, and what moves you? I’m really excited to see how our MadPicLabbers convey motion through still photography. Take a shot and tag it with #MadPicLab. On your mark, get set, GO! Remember that you can check out everyone’s photos on our Pinterest board! …

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Mad Group Art: May 7

Today’s Mad Pic Lab word is Lemon. Elyse is busy getting surgery to become immortal, so I’m helping out with the group art project today and tomorrow. I feel that today’s word is especially apt, given Elyse’s unforgettable entrance to the Lab, for a day when we will all be keeping her …

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Mad Group Art Project: May 3

Today’s word is “Paint”. If you post a pic, post a link to it in the comments for everyone to see! MadPicLab is now on Pinterest. If you’ve posted something and it’s not up there, please let me know! If you don’t know what this project is, you need to, …

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