Strange Seas

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Write a newspaper report about this incident. How did it happen? How did the people in the boats feel about it?

  • How is this possible? 
  • How would you feel if you were on one of the boats?
  • Why do you think this has happened?
  • Which boat would you choose to be on?
  • Why doesn’t the water all drain down to the bottom of the picture?
  • Investigate how to compare the volumes of liquids with this experiment.
  • How many different types of boat can you see? Make a list. How are they powered? What purposes might different boats be used for? 
  • Look at Salvador Dali’s use of water in Mountain Lake and Metamorphosis of Narcissus. How does he use water in these works? What similarities and differences do you notice?

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