Does Science Diminish Wonder or Augment It?
Two great poems composed over 200 years apart examine the relationship between reason and imagination.
“You’ll know her by her foot”
An ornithologist reflects on Emily Dickinson’s “You'll know her by her foot.”
The Mushroom’s Small Stature and Subtle Strength
A microbial ecologist reflects on Sylvia Plath’s “Mushrooms.”
Welcome to Poetry in Science
A collaboration exploring how poetry and science are intertwined, presented by Poetry in America and Nautilus.