From Lieven. Snowy white and the contrast between the Christmas roses and the evergreen in the background!
What if you looked at Earth, the planet, as a machine, complete with silicone board and information highways? Or an enormous brain even? Earth has fire in the middle for power, veins and nodes of assorted metals (or minerals?) for relaying that power (and/or information?) across the grid, insulated by rock and sediment. Water and …
Biology lesson number one!