Science in everyday life —
news, comment & fiction

I’m Art Chester. I write about technology: the facts from the science labs, and their practical application in everyday life. I also write fiction about life in the research laboratory.

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Bank of Books, Arbitrage and Broad-ing in LA

This is a quick report on my book-signing trip to Malibu’s Bank of Books, plus a bit of cultural “Art” I squeezed into my weekend. Signing “Arbitrage” At Bank of Books Bank of Books bookstore is Malibu’s local book source. Its … Continue reading

Giraffe Sounds: The Big Guy Speaks Up

Giraffe sounds

Last month a research article about giraffe sounds caught my attention, and you may have seen reports of it as well. It reveals something never before known about one of nature’s most beloved wild animals. Science Fact. Two cognitive biologists from the University of … Continue reading