"A radio wave is like a wave in the ocean. It has a top (the
crest) and bottom (the trough) a height called the amplitude
and a length..."
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.