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Ambrosio: Art and Science mix

3 November 2012

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STS's Dr Chiara Ambrosio spoke in UCL's Lunch Hour Lecture series to stress the creative value of art and science interacting. 

For centuries, scientists have sought help from artistic practice as a visual aid. This lecture explored case studies from the 18th to 21st centuries, to show that artists have often participated in the growth of scientific knowledge by questioning concepts that scientists take for granted. 

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