How art can do more for science than public engagement. Card by A Knibb.Art and science appear together all over the place to create beautiful and engaging science communication.The greatest artists of our history were, at the same time, our greatest scientists.There are more sci-art collaborations than ever breaking the limitations of specialization.Here are 5 ways art can benefit researchers! To start, Use art to shift your perspective.Use data as art and art as data.Use visual metaphors to challenge and change.Use art to critique and broaden frames of reference.Use art to get inspired!