A construct of reactive color bars using the function of time to reinforce
the process of interaction. One sees the lasting impression of their
interaction with the piece as a function of time in two dimensions.
MOUSEOVER the vertical range of each color bar to give it a sudden
excitement of size.
After color bars become excited, they gradually fall back to a
null state. Each interaction event is recorded into the colorbar's
history as a transparent copy of itself.
John Maeda suggests that one appreciates cues from an already understood
realm. They allow a synthetic world to immerse a user in natural