Makara Radio 1996-Now

The ruins of Makara Radio

The ruins of Makara Radio, 31 Dec 2012. Photo: Gordon Haws on Flickr

Painting of Mercury the winged messenger at Makara Radio.

Painting of Mercury the winged messenger at Makara Radio, 31 Dec 2012. Photo: Gordon Haws on Flickr

the Roman god Mercury in the ruins of Makara Radio

Another view of the Roman god Mercury in the ruins of Makara Radio

The inscription accompanying Mercury is from A Song of Travel, by Rudyard Kipling, and reads:

BY OUR ARTS DO WE CREATE
THAT WHICH TIME HIMSELF DEVOURS
SUCH MACHINES AS MAY WELL RUN
‘GAINST THE HORSES OF THE SUN