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This is a modern day reproduction of a 1710 James Ferguson orrey. An orrey was a mechanical device built to demonstrate the workings of the solar system. This modern reproduction is designed to work on an electric motor and can be purchased at Curious Minds.
Shaolin kung fu
Part of a trainig exercies that begins with a pot filled with rocks, the sutdent walks across everyday, and incrementally removes rocks from the pot. Then progress to a basket, again removing rocks over time. It is said the the student has reached mastery once they can walk across sand without leaving foot prints!
There’s a lot to take away from Emily Blincoe’s photo series "The Garden Collection" — the beauty of order, the many colors that surround us, the unique complexity of everything in nature … But more than anything, these images of grouped wildflowers are just very soothing and pretty to look at.
abandoned greenhouse | Belgium
photography by Martino Zegwaard