waterlilliesSo, in a state of psychosis, Van Gogh painted a visual description of turbulence, with the best example being “Starry Night”. By digitizing the painting, scientists were able to measure turbulence through the light levels of neighboring pixels. That’s what I get from the video; at least the parts I understood. At one point, I tried painting in that style. I wonder how close I got to depicting turbulence!