Life on a Post-Water planet

A few days ago, i visited the National Museum of the Mountain in Turin. Located “on Monte dei Cappuccini, the Museo Nazionale della Montagna “Duca degli Abruzzi” commands splendid panoramic views of a large sweep of the Alps and the city of Turin below,” its website says. The view is indeed imposing (as my crappy shot below will attest) and the presence of the mountains nearby makes the current temporary exhibition Post-Water all the more