Tag Archives: 10-to-minus04

Tiny seeds

Poppy seeds are teeny. They are featured in the 10-04 panel of our Eames Office exhibition Powers of Ten: A Rough Sketch for a Proposed Exhibition on Scale. One seed, barely visible; 10 million (10+07) fill a single hanging jar.

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chaos, Order, and Scale: Thoughts by Alan Watts

Another way of talking about the web [of life] is that there are different levels of magnification. For example, supposing you take a piece of embroidery, and here it is, obviously, in front of you, an ordered and beautiful object. Then you take out a microscope and you look at the individual threads. At a [...]

Posted in Uncategorized | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment
  • Countdown to Powers of Ten Day

    • 10/10/10 1532 days ago