Call to correct Gulliver’s Travels food estimates
Researcher finds mistakes on Lilliputian physiology.
Calculations contained in Gulliver’s Travels, the satiric masterpiece written by Jonathan Swift in the early eighteen...
Eye disorders influence famous painters
Can some paintings in history be ascribed to impaired vision?
Vision is an important tool when creating a painted artwork. Vision is used to survey a scene, guide the artist’s mov...
Science and narratives of Indigenous Australia
New techniques are helping build more accurate stories.
Scientific and Indigenous knowledge systems have often been in conflict. In my view, too much is made of these confli...
Music really is a universal language
Songs share common forms and functions across cultures.
Tin Pan Alley, the Brill Building, Motown – all names synonymous with the creation of often formulaic yet highly succ...