NOVA’s “Secret Life” was something that automatically resonated with me as a life science educator and an artist for two reasons, first of all the idea of a “secret life” really explores the idea of a polymath. Caryn as The Professor - we’d take her class! The second reason was the program’s staff spent hours interviewing me to reveal and visualize just a snippet of a story. This is very much like creating art and doing science, hours, days, years, a lifetime are often spent absorbing, connecting, and relating to something before you ever produce a skill, an idea, or something of meaning. It verifies that process is fundamental to deep knowledge and it was fun to do!Continue >
Profilee, Secret Life Team
Caryn teaches Biology at Bucks County Community College in Pennsylvania. She uses art as an integral part of her teaching and may be the world’s biggest Leonardo daVinci fan. Watch her videos and find out more on her profile page.