The Center is Everywhere

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Weinberg, David H.;
  • Subject: Physics - Popular Physics | Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics

"The Center is Everywhere" is a sculpture by Josiah McElheny, currently (through October 14, 2012) on exhibit at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. The sculpture is based on data from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), using hundreds of glass crystals and lamp... View more
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