The Sea Organ
(YouTube) is located on the shores of Zadar, Croatia, and is the world’s first pipe organ that is played by the sea
. Simple and elegant steps, carved in white stone, were built on the quayside. Underneath, there are 35 pipes with whistle openings on the sidewalk
. The movement of the sea pushes air through, and – depending on the size and velocity of the wave – musical chords are played
(YouTube). The waves create random harmonic sounds.
The Deep: The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss
, online gallery. Revealing nature's oddest and most mesmerizing creatures in crystalline detail; color photographs of deep ocean species, some photographed for the first time. An online companion to the book by Claire Nouvian
. Deep-sea photography