Essays on Science and SocietyESSAY ON SCIENCE AND SOCIETY

Of Two Minds and One Nature

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Science  05 Nov 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5442, pp. 1093-1094
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5442.1093

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The interface between science and art is often a deep uncrossable chasm. Shearer and Gould argue that this is not the way it should be or has to be. They plea for interdisciplinary sharing of methods and thought and point to people who have successfully bridged the gap--Marcel Duchamp among them.