Constellation means ‘a collection of stars’, which describes fermentation well in the abstract sense. It’s a collection of yeast, bacteria, and people working together to transform common ingredients into something amazing. Fermentation highlights the interconnectedness of the world in a beautiful way.
This drawing features some of the common molecules involved in fermentation, including lactic acid, acetic acid, ethanol, and various sugars. The bean shapes and larger spheres represent the various yeast and bacteria and the tiny dots are CO2.