Seeing science : how photography reveals the universe
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New York : Baltimore : Aperture ;, 2019.
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Central - Adult Nonfiction
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Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
223 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781597114479, 1597114472

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Seeing Science' offers an insightful and reader-friendly collection of essays and pictures about photography?s role in visualizing science and building human knowledge?from micro to macro levels and everything in between.00Photography and science have long been intertwined, helping to shape the way we look at the world. Scientists use photography as a way to gather information, explore, and learn, but just as important, photography is also used to promote scientific advances and has long served as an interface between the sciences and the public.00Science is less an edifice of facts than a process of discovery and inquiry. In this way, it is not dissimilar to art; artists have engaged with some of the same scientific principles, using photography to imagine the world differently and present us with new experiences and ways of seeing. This volume presents both perspectives, exploring how science is made perceptible, featuring over three hundred images and sixty short texts.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Heiferman, M., Wolff, D., & Kelly, S. (2019). Seeing science: how photography reveals the universe (First edition.). Aperture ;.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Heiferman, Marvin, Denise, Wolff and Scott Kelly. 2019. Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe. New York : Baltimore: Aperture.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Heiferman, Marvin, Denise, Wolff and Scott Kelly. Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe New York : Baltimore: Aperture, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Heiferman, Marvin,, Denise Wolff, and Scott Kelly. Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe First edition., Aperture ;, 2019.

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