James Ferguson

It is a cosmic mystery why oor nation has failed to recognise this cotter-toun lad:

James Ferguson [1710-1776]: unschooled stargazer, mathematician, engineer, astronomer, philosopher and artist.

A magic circle of circles:

To watch this short film please click here or on the image above.

Music credits:
[1] Time catches up – Dexter Britain [kindly made open to all, through common licence, by the composer]
[2] A Scottish choir