- uploaded: Oct 7, 2012
- Hits: 454
Bewleys Theatre Bootleg EP - FREE DOWNLOAD : http://animalibera.bandcamp.com/album/bewleys-theatre-bootleg-ep
The Pleiades star cluster, also known as the Seven Sisters and Messier 45, is a conspicuous object in the night sky with a prominent place in ancient mythology. The cluster contains hundreds of stars, of which only a handful are commonly visible to the unaided eye.
The stars in the Pleiades are thought to have formed together around 100 million years ago, making them 1/50th the age of our sun, and they lie some 130 parsecs (425 light years) away.
From our perspective they appear in the constellation of Taurus, with approximate celestial coordinates of 3 hours 47 minutes right ascension and +24 degrees declination.
For northern hemisphere viewers, the cluster is above and to the right of Orion the Hunter as one faces south, and it transits -- reaches its highest point in the sky, midway between rising and setting -- around 4am in September, midnight in November, and 8pm in January.
"We are arrogant enough to believe that the aliens will actually want to make contact with us and give us their technology. Maybe we are not on their radar screen, being so primitive."
- Dr. Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist and co-founder of string field theory.
"Two possibilities exist: Either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying."
- Sir. Arthur C. Clarke, science fiction author, inventor and author of 2001: A Space Odyssey
ANiMA LiBERA description
Founded in 2011, the artist collective ANiMA LiBERA is based in Europe.
Members are trained in varied disciplines, including visual arts, theatre, dance, architecture, music composition and computer programming. Their work ranges across such diverse media as art exhibitions, performances, audiovisuals and publications.
ANiMA LiBERA is known for portraying a spiritual and mystical world in which Awareness is a way of life — a peaceful “Revolution of the Mind”.
During their live performances members of the audience interacts with the artist collective audio and visual content using brain machines and bio-feedback devices.
While based in Europe, the world's second-smallest continent by surface area, ANiMA LiBERA is oriented more to the global than the local, the contemporary over the traditional.