cell biology

At the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters’ James Watrous Gallery, local artist Leslie Iwai’s exhibit, Daughter Cells, is on display now through January 22. Iwai’s work was largely inspired through a collaboration with UW Carbone Cancer Center professor Mark Burkard and his research on cell division. I sat down with Iwai and Burkard recently to […]

When science becomes art

As gross as it may be, many of us have a hard time not picking a scab. We get a wound, it bleeds, and then seemingly like magic, it closes up and an oft irresistible crusty protective cap forms. With this, you’re familiar, but you probably haven’t given much thought […]

“A mad orgy of fusion”*