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Bubblah Table

A table surface that visualizes conversations as moving soap bubbles.


a human speaks.
speech is sound.
a sound is vibration of air.
this air contains meaning.

a comic book has bubbles.
bubbles contain text.
this text is a written form of speech.
this text contains meaning.

a bubblah table creates bubbles in response to speech.
bubbles contain air.
bubbles write patterns on its surface.
these contained air and written patterns represent meaning.

a person speaks to a person at the table.
bubbles move towards a person.
a person speaks back.
bubbles move back and forth.

their meanings merge.