Petri Terra Nova | 2020
Petri Terra Nova, Michael Saup MMXX, digital world view
Original photo courtesy of US Department of Agriculture ARS, Ken Hammond
The petrification of the fossil world – The emergence of the infossil
The petri dishes show 2 contemporary maps with an agenda:
- the left one being the “Airocean World Map” by Buckmister Fuller and Shoji Sadao (1954),
- the right one being the “Danseiji IV World Map” by Justin Kunimune (2019), an improved version as it does not split the oceans, where an assumed 90% of all life resides.