Day: March 2, 2009

Luc Benard's 3D objects

The art of math

They look fragile and ornate, like glass vases on a tabletop. But the five objects in this still life are not real; they are computer-generated images of mathematical equations. They are giving mathematicians a powerful new way to visualize ideas and concepts, and showing the general public that math can be, well, breathtaking.

Mad Film Dash project

Anteaters meet Oscars

Anteaters meet Oscar when student-produced films are honored at 24-Hour Mad Film Dash Festival.

Carrie Carmody

Getting in their Facebook

What’s grad student Carrie Carmody doing now? Exploring how adolescents socialize on the Net