What is the Shape of Water?

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LISA MOREN AND DR. TSETSO BACHVAROFF, What is the Shape of Water?,https://www.lisamoren.com/shapeofwater


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The audience enters a pitch black room with thousands of invisible organisms floating above their heads in a skylight aquarium. They’re invited to speak, and if they do their voice drops to a chant-like rumbling sound that excites the bioluminescent dinoflagellates into illuminating. Their blue glow mimics the shape of the sound waves in the water. Therefore, if you ask “what’s the shape of water?”, the dinoflagellates will tell you.