Acacia Squires

Acacia Squires appears in the following:

This Teacher Wants To Excite Your Inner Scientist

Thursday, September 03, 2015

Ainissa Ramirez used to be an associate professor at Yale in materials science. Now she's taking her "science evangelism" out on the road.


For A Few Musicians, Beating Songwriter's Block Is A Game

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Bob Schneider, a songwriter from Texas, has challenged fellow musicians to a game for 12 years: Every Friday, a closed email group submits a new song of the week. Ben Folds, Jason Mraz and Patty Griffin have all answered the call, and Schneider says the game has gotten him through five albums.


Litterbugs Beware: Turning Found DNA Into Portraits

Sunday, May 12, 2013

A dropped cigarette butt, a chewed-up piece of gum, a stray hair. Artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg uses DNA from trash she's picked up around New York City to generate 3-D portraits of those who left it behind.