Catching the unimaginable
- in sleeping by the milky way-
is a project on representations of the milky way.
What are sciences? What are myths? And how do both contribute in forming our understanding of the world?
Representations of the observed play an important role in the development of sciences and culture. They take the form of models, imagery and texts. Together these construct fact and evidence - if the society which produces them agrees to accept them as truthful imagery of reality.