Touch

28 July 2017
They say that the nuclei of atoms never truly come into contact with one another. And that the sensation of touch is caused by the electromagnetic repulsion of electrons. Which manifest as overlapping waves interacting at very short distances. When you shake hands, when you kiss someone, can you feel this happening?
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Rob Bidder

Rob is an artist based in south-east London and a visitor experience assistant at Wellcome Collection. He also plays music in a ramshackle manner. He is a Gemini with a Libra ascendant.