Seeing the World in a Grain of Sand
E. Guyon, J-Y. Delenne & F. Radjai Built on Sand MIT Press (2020)
‘Quicksand’ by emma gibson, is a piece of art that reproduces grains of sand at very large scale : https://www.selfridges.com/GB/en/features/moodboard/art-block–emma-gibson-s-quicksand/
Amàco group has produced several very interesting videos on granular material : https://vimeo.com/channels/942027/
The Secret of Sandcastles
D.J. Hornbaker What keeps sandcastles standing http://www.nature.com/articles/42831
Experiments with Magic Sand
How to make a super sand pile (by Amàco) :
Liquid Stone: Concrete
Mixing sand grains of different sizes 1+1 = 2 ?
The Saga of Fusing Granular Matter
S. Hirschhorn, Introduction to powder metallurgy, APMI, New York, 1969.
States of Glass
Glass Blowing | Jeremy Maxwell Wintrebert