The Fluid Dynamics of “The Starry Night”: How Vincent Van Gogh’s Masterpiece Explains the Scientific Mysteries of Movement and Light
[EDITOR’S NOTE: My life experiences have led me to firmly believe that suffering and tragic circumstances often give birth to strength, meaning, and/or some sort of benefit. Which is why I created my blog, https://bipolarisbeautiful.com/. Good things have come to the world, to others, and to me from Bipolar Disorder, a tragic disease of the brain.
This article about Van Gogh serves as a powerful illustration of an amazing piece of fruit, which now adorns our communal Tree of Knowledge, that emerged from a Bipolar mind. JM]
By Maria Popova
“In a period of intense suffering, Van Gogh was somehow able to perceive and represent one of the most supremely difficult concepts nature has ever brought before mankind.”