DOWNWINDBLUE,1998
26 x 22 x 7

In the part of the world where I live, you often hear the native people call themselves 'downwinders' because we live with a danger that is often brought to mind. The danger is invisible most of the time, because it's biological effects are very slow and often take generations to show up.


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Although my attention was turned toward radiation detectors because of my awareness of that danger, I found some beauty in the phenomenon of ionizing radiation. Like atomic buckshot, it can blow molecules apart - changing all kinds of chemistry.

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