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Project! World’s Fairs

Come to NYSCI for a night illuminated by images of the past, present and future, inspired by the 1964-65 World’s Fair. Event includes large-scale artist projections and installations, live video mixing and a variety of activities related to light and image. Tickets include beer and samples of cocktails inspired by the turn of the century. $20 per person ($15 per person for NYSCI members).

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Science at the Fairs

The role and use of science in the 1939/40 and the 1964/65 World’s Fairs were emblematic of their respective historical contexts. The representation of science at both Fairs was varied – both presented it simultaneously as rational, magical and beneficial. See photos and images of…

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Princeton’s Art of Science

Princeton’s annual Art of Science competition challenges scientists “to record the sometimes fleeting moments when science becomes art.” The Art of Science exhibition explores the interplay between science and art. Both of these disciplines involve the pursuit of those moments of discovery when what is…

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Meet Author & Photographer Elliott Kaufman

Meet Elliott Kaufman, author of the photography book, Numbers Everywhere. Kaufman will read from his book at 2:30 and 3:30 pm in the Science Technology Library. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

View the winners of the 2013 annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition, which recognizes excellence of images of things visible under a microscope. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Olympus BioScapes Imaging Competition

View winning images from the 2012 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

View the winning images of the 2012 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. The top winning photograph went to Dr. Jennifer Peters and Dr. Michael Taylor of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for their photomicrograph The blood-brain barrier in a live zebrafish embryo. It is believed…

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International Science & Engineering Visualization Challenge

View 37 winning images from a competition that recognizes scientists, engineers, visualization specialists and artists who produce innovative work in visual communication.

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