July 11 at 5 pm
Science & U! explores the world of science and examines its importance in our everyday life. Andrew Falzon talks soundwaves with Acoustician Paul Scarbrough at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Tinabeth Pina gets a closer look at musical strings and the complexity that goes into creating strings that make the right sound. Mike Gilliam visits the STREB Extreme Action Company which uses science to push the boundaries of dance and movement. Carol Anne Riddell sits down with Playwright Deborah Zoe Laufer whose plays focus on scientific topics like the human genome. Donna Hanover goes to the School of Visual Arts where students are using the techniques of biology labs in creating artistic works. Barry Mitchell visits the New York Academy of Art to witness students helping police solve cold cases through sculpting.