How Origami is Inspiring Scientific Creativity, with BYU and Origami Artist Robert Lang

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    Ancient origami inspires surprising modern innovations like solar arrays for NASA and a microscopic nanoinjector that can be used in gene therapy.

    These origami-inspired designs from Brigham Young University mechanical engineers show how origami inspires creativity in many genres.

    With noted artist and scientist Robert Lang, PhD, (Robert J.

    Lang Origami) and a grant from the National Science Foundation and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, BYU engineers explore modern applications of an ancient art form.

    See Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami with original origami designs by BYU and noted origami artists at the BYU Museum of Art in Provo, Utah through June 20, 2015.

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