"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."

-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
Of Water - Salt2 Of Water - SaltOf Water - SaltThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08JournalWhither burning waters & hot spirits be of small sphericall & ovall figured parts & have many such globuli as fire is of they are 1 because such are easliest seperated in distillations 2 because they are easliest agitated & so heate & enliven men 3 they must have many small & sollid attomes in them because so easly fired. Why doth hot water first contract it selfe (viz in cooleing) & then dilate it selfe before & as it freezeth. Why doth salt & snow freese other water. & why is heated water sooner frozen than raw water. Continue reading…