The Science Tower on Glasgow’s Pacific Quay.

This is mounted on a gimbal to enable it, with the aid of the aerofoil section on the right, to rotate according to the direction of the prevailing wind.


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  • mimi yoon
    mimi yoonalmost 5 years ago

    looks like a collab of science and art and dream reaching for the sky…. so gorgeous, karl….

  • Elizabeth Bravo
    Elizabeth Bravoalmost 5 years ago

    Ooooooooooo wow……that is cooooooool. Love it…..I agree with Mimi…..she is always so good at her comments. Science, Art, and the dream of reaching for the sky!! Yep, that’s it!!

  • I must admit I wasn’t being particularly philosophical at the time, Elizabeth .. I just thought “Hmm .. that looks nice” and pressed the button!

    – Karl Williams

  • linsads
    linsadsalmost 5 years ago

    wonderful image :O))

  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Moorealmost 5 years ago

    Tremendous favorite here, Karl. Might as well be a painting, a surrealistic one at that. Aren’t we always reaching for the sky? So very fine.

  • Thanks, Franny .. now you’ve started me thinking. Am I a closet philosopher but just don’t know it yet?

    – Karl Williams

  • photosecosse /barbara jones
    photosecosse /...almost 5 years ago

    WOW !! WHACKY !!!
    Like you dear Karl !! xx

  • Whacky?? Me?? Have you been talking to my students?

    – Karl Williams

  • Elizabeth Bravo
    Elizabeth Bravoalmost 5 years ago

    THAT WAS ONE LUCKY PRESS OF THE BUTTON!!! Very artistic anyway….to say the least!!!

  • Heather  Waller-Rivet  IPA
    Heather Walle...almost 5 years ago

    wow amazing

  • ourjrny
    ourjrnyalmost 5 years ago

    It is brilliant!!

  • Linda Hardt
    Linda Hardtalmost 5 years ago

    Very cool shot!! I love the colors!!

  • connieinwi
    connieinwialmost 5 years ago

    Way cool Karl….

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