Scientist on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, aka 'Creation' | 29 Jun 2010 // 8:00 PM

Too often Darwin's quest is turned into a melodrama filled with overdone anguish, shocking images and hallucinations.

Creation | 21 Jan 2010 // 9:50 PM

Creation suggests that in the face of personal tragedy, neither religion nor science is consistently helpful.


Surround Sound: From Genius to the Generic | 4 Feb 2010 // 7:34 PM

It's not the music; it's the maker - that is, if you believe the old adage. Critics will complain ad nauseum when a composer mimics


The origin of Darwin's inner struggles | 29 Jan 2010 // 4:00 AM

LOS ANGELES — Randal Keynes, 62, is the great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin. He is also the author of the book "Darwin, His Daughter, and Human Evolution," inspiration

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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