Behind the big business of water - Fortune... →
An article about the book ‘The Big Thirst — The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water’, which is definitely going on my reading list.
A Poem on Lucretian Fluidity
This is a little poem I wrote while reading The Birth of Physics by Michel Serre, whom I will quote soon: Fall, Swerve, Fall, Avoid, Atoms descend in an infinite void. Tangent diverge, tangent depart, What miniscule angles push it apart? Linear Break, Linear Swerve, Maelstrom matter on infinite curve. Turbulence enters, Turbulence reigns, Vortices form where the aggregate deigns. ...
How may we explain other than through poetry that waters’ sounds are so...– Gaston Bachelard, Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter ; Dallas, Pegasus Foundation, 1983, p. 191.
Impurity, as far as the unconscious is concerned, is always multiple, always...– Gaston Bachelard, Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter ; Pegasus Foundation, 1983, p. 139.
Where is reality - in the sky or in the depths of the water? Infinity in our...– Gaston Bachelard, Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter ; Pegasus Foundation, 1983, p. 48.
See how the whirling courses of things hasten away, like streams of water. The...– Bernard of Cluny, De Contemptu Mundi, Book 1 (12th c.)
A Descent Into the Maelstrom - Edgar Allan Poe →
Pic of the Day: Lenin statue drifts down the... →
"Flottille" is a beautiful video of origami... →
Dr Sarah Jane Pell - Artist Researcher Undersea... →
I’ve been following Dr. Pell’s website for a while, and she has some pretty amazing projects under way.
Short Sharp Science: Fossil raindrops reveal early... →
River Colours - Bridges Over The River Cam,... →
The Tripatorium™ | Ink Water: Alberto Seveso →
Ink suspended in water. Beautiful.
A video that shows something of the imaginative quality of water. I like how, at such a low level of motion, we can see the transparency of the water free of turbulence.