Magen Passion Postcard 9: chemical ouroboros


This is a collage made from three photos taken at the Chaim Weizmann’s Historic Laboratory, Weizmann’s institute, Rehovoth, Israel, by Deror Avi, Elef Milim project, 2016. The main background photo contained the glass spheres ideal for placing the benzene ouroboros.

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Two further photos provided phials and jars of chemicals to pack around the main elements.

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Finally the diagram of the benzene structure enclosed inside a ouroboros was placed on a glass sphere.

The Seal of Solomon

Yin, Yang, and the other hexagram

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