Physics in the Eye of the Beholder


March 13, 2012art-physics
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Walter Lewin
, Professor of Physics, Emeritus at MIT, talks about what art and physics have in common: a spirit of pioneering that has a major impact on how we percieve the world.

Here is an MIT World video with Professor Lewin on viewing 20th Century Art through the lens of a physicist.

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