Earth: The Blue Ball. Is This How The Universe Works?
by Ian Skellern
This is a photo of the movement of the Jacob & Co. Astronomia triple-axis tourbillon: even that one-carat diamond “globe” counterbalancing the earth rotates on two axes!
I’m sure there are people who believe the fiction that this is a movement destined for a wristwatch, but I’m hoping you are not one of them. Let us know what you think this contraption is really for in the comments below.
Congratulations to last week’s winner Dan for his caption involving a Panerai’s inappropriate behavior.
You can check out Dan’s entry at Aussie GTG Desk Shot: Or Is It?
Also published on Medium.