The Beauty Project: Experiments in looking again

a close up of a desk in a lab, there are two hands, one pointing to a small round object in a blue box, it is an object in resin. There are small scissors and shards of glass on the table top.

I am in a science lab in the biology department at the University of Bristol. The desk in front of me is a pleasing chaos of collected objects and scientific equipment – remnants of foraged berries dried on their branches; yellow lidded test tubes; neat rows of metal stubs with carbon tape discs on them; […]