Strange Days In Science #8: Cosmic Pianos & iPhone AntGods

Welcome, one and all, once again to my (hypothetically) weekly roundup of strange and extraordinary science news. I call it Strange Days In Science. This week’s edition comes to you with a slightly new format and the promise that it’ll happen again next week. Don’t hold me to that. Let’s get to the stories, then…

Artists Can Now “Step Into” Their Drawings With Virtual Reality

Here’s a very cool video featuring Disney animator Glen Keane. Keane is best known for his work on character animation for the films The Little Mermaid (he designed and animated Ariel), Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, and others. In the video, he shows off an interesting new virtual reality tool that allows him to “step …