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How 3D animation can help us understand molecular science

Clip: 09/21/2017 | 2m 58s

Art and science have in some ways always overlapped, with early scientists using illustrations to depict what they saw under the microscope. Janet Iwasa of the University of Utah is trying to re-establish this link to make thorny scientific data and models approachable to the common eye. Iwasa offers her brief but spectacular take on how 3D animation can make molecular science more accessible.

Aired: 09/21/17

Rating: NR

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