Graphic novel http://nhpr.org en 4.10.14: Science Of Laughing, NH's Psychic Community, Neurocomic & Listener Submissions http://nhpr.org/post/41014-science-laughing-nhs-psychic-community-neurocomic-listener-submissions <p>Today on Word of Mouth - laughing! And why we do it. We're getting science-y with the giggles before moving on to a less-than-scientific community: psychics. Then, the art of the brain takes over with a look at graphic novel that takes place <em>inside the brain. </em>Finally, what happens to digital art, and how do we restore it?</p><p></p><p></p><p>Listen to the full show and click <strong>Read more </strong>for individual segments Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:07:00 +0000 Word of Mouth 46529 at http://nhpr.org 4.10.14: Science Of Laughing, NH's Psychic Community, Neurocomic & Listener Submissions Neurocomic http://nhpr.org/post/neurocomic <p>In their new graphic novel "<a href="http://www.neurocomic.org/">Neurocomic</a>", authors<strong> </strong>Dr. Matteo Farinella and Dr. Hana Ros have created a visual, story-based guide that makes brain exploration exciting and understandable for all ages. Check out a slide show of some of the beautiful artwork above.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:03:59 +0000 Word of Mouth 46533 at http://nhpr.org Neurocomic Graphic Novel Illustrates The Birth Of The Bomb http://nhpr.org/post/graphic-novel-illustrates-birth-bomb <p>There’s not a ton to look at in&nbsp;Los Alamos, New Mexico these days,&nbsp;but one of the most terrifying and iconic <a href="http://www.lanl.gov/history/gallery.php?story_id=13&amp;page_num=1&amp;row_num=0">series of pictures </a>in the history of the human race were once taken there, a little over 65 years ago,&nbsp;when a group of pioneer scientists photographed the world’s first atomic bomb test. They captured&nbsp;a speck of light, that turned into a snow-globe burning hotter than the surface of the sun, that turned into a mushroom cloud, now a universal symbol of epic destruction.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><strong><a href="http://www.fetter-vorm.com/">Jonathan</a> Fetter-Vorm </strong>is<strong> </strong>co-founder of T<em>wo Fine Chaps</em>, a graphic imprint dedicated to adapting and illustrating classic works of literature and natural science… he’s also the author and illustrator of&nbsp;<em>Trinity:&nbsp;A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb.</em></p><p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:40:32 +0000 Taylor Quimby 7238 at http://nhpr.org Graphic Novel Illustrates The Birth Of The Bomb 'Intergalactic Nemesis': From Radio To Page To Stage http://nhpr.org/post/intergalactic-nemesis-radio-page-stage <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bf9YTDemjNA</p> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 18:01:00 +0000 Margot Adler 1422 at http://nhpr.org 'Intergalactic Nemesis': From Radio To Page To Stage