Art and Science Punks

Adventures with art, science, technology and sometimes fire

About the show

Join the Art and Science Punks as they reflect on their latest art, science and tech projects, gadgets, and experiments. Rob and Kate are lifelong learners with kids exploring and sharing creativity, sometimes with great success and sometimes with great failure, but always with laughter (and occasionally tears).

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  • Episode 79: Heart

    February 24th, 2020  |  Season 4  |  57 mins 31 secs
    art, creativity, encouragement, health, heart, science, technology

    This week Kate and Rob discuss Kate's recent heart surgery. We talk about her journey from finding out about AFib, the key events, feelings, and science all without too many gory details.

    This week's art and science picks: one is a wearable computer, the other is an encouraging play-along podcast.

  • Episode 78: Getting Unstuck

    February 11th, 2020  |  Season 4  |  38 mins 50 secs
    art, crafts, creativity, knitting, nasa, science, space

    This week Kate and Rob discuss being stuck creatively and how they each try to find a way forward with stuck projects. Also: Rob likes RSS feeds and readers. Also also: be on the look out for spending too much time on getting unstuck!

    This week's art and science picks: one is about an exciting space photo, the other is a very hands-on craft activity.

  • Episode 77: Feelings About Goal Planning

    January 12th, 2020  |  Season 4  |  1 hr 46 secs
    art, couples, creativity, family, goals, philosophy, planning, science

    This week Kate and Rob discuss goal planning processes, demonstrate one of our activities in the Where Next Journal and talk about when big feelings help with goals. Also: getting stuck in the process of goal planning. Also also: Happy New Year!

    This week's art and science picks: one is about archival quality art materials, the other is a messy and fun activity.