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Ways of Knowing

Ways of Knowing

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Location:  Exploratorium, Pier 15

Admission:   Included with museum admission.

Please Note: Adults Only (18+)

“The ideal scientist thinks like a poet and works like a bookkeeper."

—E. O. Wilson

How do daydreams influence discovery? What role does collaboration play in creative research? This conversation series pairs senior Exploratorium staff with leading scientists, artists, and other innovators to discuss the intricacies of the creative process. Responding to both interviewer and audience questions, guests relate personal strategies, insights, motivations, and experiences informing their work.