Have you ever seen a piece of artwork that made you want to know its story? This one hit me that way. Artist Sarah Illenberger, based in Berlin, created the "Mc Forest" in 2008 for a Gestalten Verlag publication called Side Ways, a project where various artists were asked to contribute one image that made… Continue reading [art] One Mc Forest… would you like fries with that?
(originally posted 11/26/06, Writingscape V1.0) Greek mathematician and scientist Heron (also spelled Hero) of Alexandria, Egypt (10-70 AD) was a wonder. Here are my notes on some of the ancient marvels attributed to him. That a few of these things even existed did surprise me, and helped greatly when it came to building ancient worlds… Continue reading [world-building 101] Mechanos.