Poetic Cosmos of the Breath, 2007
Naum Gabo - Red Kinetic Painting, 1943
“Color affects the bounds of the shape in which it is enclosed and changes the form of surrounding space; it modulates distances, retards or accelerates the rhythm of our visual perception… Color is the flesh of our visual perception of the world, not its skin”
Smithsonite crystal in Chalcedony geode (by howie516)
No photoshop tricks here - this is a natural phenomenon caused by ice crystals in the clouds aligning and acting as prisms to the sunlight shinig through.
Tamara Geva was a Russian ballet dancer, actress, and choreographer…
Silicon wafers are the foundation for computer chips and solar cells, and they require a polymer coating before they can be used. This process, called “passivation,” protects the wafers from corrosion and ties up any loose atomic bonds. Seen here is a silicon wafer with a polymer coating at 500x magnification.
Image by Sarah Walters, University of Rochester.