The babbling brook

This little stream ran past the tent we stayed in last week while “glamping” on a farm in Devon. I became fascinated by the patterns of ripples as the water passed by the rocks, especially since at the time I was reading a book about waves and how they refract.
IMG_4316

IMG_4318

IMG_4315

IMG_4317

It looks quite different on video. A sequence of perfect little circles bubbling off the edge of the stone.

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “The babbling brook

  1. Erik R. May 27, 2013 / 2:00 pm

    Hooray for posts about geeking out about Nature!

    Nice photos.

    Like

Your opinion is important to us

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s