More non-scientific artwork…

Two paintings after our trip to Monet’s house and gardens in Giverny, north of Paris… Stunningly beautiful, and somehow almost impossible to see except through his eyes. Trying to capture just what you see is impossible, of course, but definitely worth the effort. These photos of my paintings don’t get the colors right – better versions to come, when my photographer is back from vacation.

These copyright 2019 by Russ Hodge, not for use without permission.



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I am a science writer at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in Berlin, author of fiction and popular science books, an artist, and a professional musician who performs on the viola da gamba and Medieval and Renaissance stringed instruments. I edit manuscripts of all types and teach the full range of scientific communication skills. I am doing theoretical work in this subject - see for example

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