On July 20th, Drew gave a presentation at the San Juan Community Theatre on the Blaschka glass inverts and our search for their living counterparts. She also screened David O. Brown’s Fragile Legacy and did a book signing for A Sea of Glass!
July 2016’s FHL Tide Bite features our search for Blaschka matches at Friday Harbor Labs!
Read it here.
The Guardian featured the Blaschka invertebrates and Drew’s quest to find them! Read it here.
Note: Riftia is a deep sea tube worm – the one shown in glass is Pista cretacea.
I know we’re late to the party…
For its Things to Do column for May 20-27, the Cornell Chronicle lists Corning’s Blaschka Exhibit!
The Art Newspaper posted an article about Corning’s exhibit featuring Cornell’s Blaschka Collection!
Scientific American posted an article about the Blaschka glass’ metaphor for our fragile oceans.
Drew’s research has focused on inducible and chemical defenses, invertebrate ecology, and disease ecology in changing times – OA is not her primary area of research. That credit goes to a number of incredible researchers such as Nina Bednarsek and Alex Gagnon (among many others)!
Corning’s Fragile Legacy exhibit of Cornell’s Blaschka Glass made Scientific American’s 2016 Science Art Exhibit Guide!
Corning Museum of Glass now has restored pieces from Cornell’s Blaschka collection on display! The exhibit, called Fragile Legacy: The Marine Invertebrate Glass Models of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka, will run until January 8th, 2017.
CU’s Blaschka Collection, Corning’s exhibit, and Drew’s book are featured in Science Friday!