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The Best Science-Inspired Art in the Cosmos

Here's another sample from Microbial Art, this time made by Dr. Ben Wise and his microbiology students at Keene State College. Different species of bacteria produce different pigments just like paint, and Danielle Phaneuf was able to use those properties to make this idyllic tropical scene. Talk about culture!

Tags: science, slideshows, art, fan art, cosmos, neil degrasse tyson

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