"The Earth's Mantle is like the thick, fleshy inside of a peach. It is the thickest of the three layers. The Earth's outer core is like the juice of the peach. It is so hot that ..."
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.