[back to sensorium Home page] Japanese



Some people are sensitive to earthquakes but others are not. Sometimes, the TV news informs us of earthquakes. However, there are days when we feel earthquakes that are not covered by TV or newspapers. There are also days when we have slight tsunami from earthquakes that occurred far away.

We tend to believe the ground beneath us is stationary, yet it moves all the time. Indeed, it seems to be alive. Sensorium staff realized this when we viewed a site for real-time earthquake observation. We were moved!

If we lay on the ground all day, could we feel the other side of the earth? If we could put the earth in our hands, what would we feel about the vibrating object?

We entertained such discussions as we developed the Breathing Earth, and then it was born.

The inside story of Breathing Earth

SINCE Nov. 1996
COMMENTS? Copyright (C) 1996/1997 sensorium
Home BreathingEarth NetSound WebHopper NetPacket StarPlace World Ear MeetingPlace WebDoors Sensing Japan Staff FAQs