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Artist Building Ice Sculpture In A Desert
2011-10-27 05:17:32

Ap Verheggen, a Dutch artist, is using solar energy and the water vapor in the air to create ice in a desert. The SunGlacier project is a "counter-intuitive project" the group is trying to perform to "inspire people to tap into new dimensions with creativity, art and science." Verheggen will design an ice sculpture in a desert with the hope to "stimulate people to think creatively about solutions to the challenges of climate change." According to the project's website, the team will...


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