Here’s Van Gogh's Starry Night Recreated with ‘DNA Origami’

Scientists created a tribute to Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night from folded DNA molecules. Learn how they did it via Gizmodo, and see Van Gogh’s iconic painting in our fifth floor collection galleries.

[Image: P. Rothemund et al./Caltech]

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POW! WOW! Washington D.C. took over the District during the last ten days of May 2016. Local, national, and international artists convened to enrich and enliven area neighborhoods with their stunning murals. 

POW! WOW! DC was lead by local artist Kelly Towles, along with many great partners and volunteers. Of the 17 participating artists, at least four represent DC, including No Kings Collective, Decoy, and Matt Corrado.  Other artists flew in from as far as Hong Kong (Caratoes), Honolulu (Jeff Gress), London (INSA), and Australia (The Yok).

Check out the amazing recap video below:

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