pop-up books

Engineering the perfect pop-up book

Growing up you may have had a shelf with a few simple pop-up books, pull the tab and the cows head moves from side to side. Today’s pop-ups are feats of engineering. Science Friday talks to pop-up artist Matthew Reinhart about the mechanisms and structures that drive his designs.

SciTech Now Episode 319

In this episode of SciTech Now, the science behind goosebumps, an interview with NPR Science Desk reporter, Adam Cole; how do you measure vision? Minority inclusion in genome sequencing; and engineering the perfect pop-up book.