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News and views: Visual resources in the arts, humanities and sciences at U-M and beyond

International Year of Crystallography

Polarized light micrograph of liquid crystal

In celebration of "The International Year of Crystallography 2014", we'd like to point you to a favorite site for science images, Wellcome Images. This database contains over 150 historical and contemporary images of crystals, drawing on a variety of imaging techniques.

Inexhibit museum magazine

photo of MUSE Science Museum lobby, Trento Italy

Curious about museums, galleries, and the specifics of their physical environment? inexhibit.com is a rich resource of images, articles, technical reports and more about temporary and permanent exhibition spaces.

Science of the Olympic Winter Games

screen shot of NSF "Science of Sport" site

Another Olympics games means a new installment of the National Science Foundation's "Science of Sports" series: Science and Engineering of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games! Each of the ten episodes presents Olympic athletes and the science and engineering concepts that underlie their performance. It's a great way to learn more about top NSF-supported research and the real-life applications.

Eames Lounge Chair

Digital image of Eames' Lounge Chair and Stool

Charles and Ray Eames were renowned for their chair designs. One of their most famed creations is the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman, designed in 1956 for Michigan's Herman Miller. In addition to online images of the chair, Imageworks has several dvds about the lounge chair available to check out

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