Alyce de Roulet Williamson Art Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California

A x S: the Art and Science Initiative includes five exhibits based on collaborations between scientists and artists, and one that identifies ongoing collaborations between science and art institutions.

Things That Float is a 6:46 minute video created by Stephen Nowlin using carefully selected images from NASA. “As a native Earthling,” he says,” “ bred and raised with an awe-threshold heavily influenced by our terra-firma existence, I remain captivated by how big things stuck to the surface down here can hover like floating poetry up there in the black space.”