Use With Eau Claire

By Roderic Winkelhorst

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H2O can dissolve more substances than any other liquid

About the UWEC Project

Use With Eau Claire: Beyond The DNA of Water is a book project on the attraction, mystery and essence of water. One of the underlying purposes is to raise awareness on water shortage and pollution. The result is slated for a 2021 release.     - Loch Lomond, Scotland -

A book titled: 'Use With: Eau Claire' by author Roderic Winkelhorst

Use With Eau Claire

There's mystery, science and art to the concept of water, especially when humans are drawn into the picture. This is not just because the human body is roughly 60 percent water but more so because of how no chemical compound has influenced the development of human communities throughout the world as much as water. Yet the relationship between water and humankind is a rather complex one. Perhaps one that could be described as a love-hate affair.

Refraction of water, science, university

Truth in Water...

One tends to think that "eau claire" and transparency are closely related. However, nothing can be further from the fluid truth. Water is discrete, always focused on painting distorted pictures of what finds shelter beneath its placid surface. A refraction that is eventually followed by a total block of light, leaving us only to guess what the deeper secrets within may be.

Acquainted with the night; Roderic Winkelhorst [2012]

The Poetics of Water

Acquainted with the night, the tide rolls in

A sandcastle at seaside
where mermaids don't go
Lungs breathing water
as brain cells fire away
Strangled by the sandman
I sleepwalk no more

As tears roll out, the tide will turn.

To be continued...

And while the flow once again travels through the hydrologic cycle, reshaping the geological features of the Earth, our journey continues deeper into the DNA of Water. Patiently observed by... not only the sun.

Let's get the facts straight

Some statistics about water.

0 Americans living within 10 miles of polluted water (Million)
0 Gallons of water required to make a car
0 The percentage of water in our lungs (%)

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