Beauty at Work
How beauty works and shapes the work that we do

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Feb
03
Why Beauty Matters for Science Education

Why Beauty Matters for Science Education

I didn't particularly care for my science classes when I was in school. My grades were pretty good – at least,
30 min read
Jan
16
The beauty of awe

The beauty of awe

In the fall of 2004, I spent a couple of months in rural Ontario. One evening late in the year,
23 min read
Jan
07
Can law preserve beauty?

Can law preserve beauty?

Many of us find a deep sense of beauty in the stories that tell us who we are. This beauty,
13 min read
Jan
04
Beauty, desire, and rivalry in science and technology

Beauty, desire, and rivalry in science and technology

So far we've talked about what beauty means to scientists, whether theorists or experimentalists, and why it matters to them.
26 min read
Dec
21
Beauty in simplicity

Beauty in simplicity

7 min read
Dec
15
Why does nature prefer symmetry?

Why does nature prefer symmetry?

37 min read
Dec
11
Three beautiful experiments

Three beautiful experiments

6 min read
Dec
01
Beauty and the brain: The science of neuroaesthetics

Beauty and the brain: The science of neuroaesthetics

31 min read
Nov
15
Beauty and innovation, Italian style

Beauty and innovation, Italian style

28 min read
Oct
30
The beauty (and ugliness) of the law

The beauty (and ugliness) of the law

"If a law is unjust, if it's misdirected, it has a unique ability to be something harmful. But at its best, law expresses what is the best in us." - Lucia Silecchia
9 min read