"The truth of art keeps science from becoming inhuman, and the truth of science keeps art from becoming ridiculous."
Raymond Chandler (via jtotheizzoe)
Thus, the significance of the integration of “ART” in STEM, evolving this acronym from STEM to “STEAM”. Very important. Learn more about this transition via the RISD (Rhode Island School of Design) STEM to STEAM Initiative.
"If we truly want to encourage girls to apply their promise and passion to STEM fields, STEM industries must leave room for the detours and for the meandering and bush-whacked routes that these women may forge toward innovation and a greater understanding of how our world works."
— Jessica Lahey, The Atlantic