"The [lunar] crust is basically an archive," Gross says. "And we need to learn how to interpret and how to read that archive." One of its most important lessons is about how the Earth and moon were formed in the first place.
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.