And…I’ve died. Because dinosaurs, and feathers, and science — and Avengers!

Avenging Feathered Dinosaurs | Symbiartic, Scientific American Blog Network

Cover art to Avengers #12. Art by Dustin Weaver, colours by Justin Ponsor. Avengers © Marvel Comics.

Comic books, contrary to popular belief, do not ignore science to come up with the fantastic abilities characters have. They extrapolate, exaggerate and play make-believe with science, but this stems from scientific literacy.

Julia Buntaine (MFA 2013) in Scientific American

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Read the full profile of Julia Buntaine and her sculpture Spike, an eleven-foot neuron comprised of cement and doll hair, in Scientific American here: 

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/symbiartic/2014/09/06/julia-buntaine-neuron/

Julia is the founder of SciArt In America magazine. It is free and available digitally here: http://www.sciartinamerica.com/

You can also attend events through the SciArt Center. More information at: http://www.sciartcenter.org/

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