the whirling void

random-stuff-from-jayhurl:

Leuco x moorei cross. Lovely red veins and nice white colour

socimages:

Academic writing MadLib from PhD Comics.

socimages:

Academic writing MadLib from PhD Comics.

Diptera
2014

Diptera

2014

Bakery

2014

Death of a warrior
2014

Death of a warrior

2014

steepravine:

Intensely Awesome Macro Slime Mold

(Marin, California - 8/2014)

Damselfly
2014

Damselfly

2014

Rose petals
2014

Rose petals

2014

biodiverseed:

opticallyaroused:

Inside these sealed glass balls live shrimp, algae, and bacteria, all swimming around in filtered seawater. Put it somewhere with some light, and this little ecosystem will chug along happily for years, no feeding or cleaning necessary 

Fodder for my closed systems obsession. Biosphere on Mars, here I come.

biodiverseed:

opticallyaroused:

Inside these sealed glass balls live shrimp, algae, and bacteria, all swimming around in filtered seawater. Put it somewhere with some light, and this little ecosystem will chug along happily for years, no feeding or cleaning necessary 

Fodder for my closed systems obsession. Biosphere on Mars, here I come.

karintaylorphotography:

Cotton or Hibiscus Harlequin bug (female), guarding her eggs, they are known for their maternal instincts, my backyard Australia taken with my iPhone 5 and olloclip macro lens

karintaylorphotography:

Cotton or Hibiscus Harlequin bug (female), guarding her eggs, they are known for their maternal instincts, my backyard Australia taken with my iPhone 5 and olloclip macro lens

deerypoof:

French artist Julian Salaud takes taxidermied deer and covers them in nails, threads, and beads, to create intricate, geometric shrouds that both haunt and mystify the mind. Deer are the bulk of this particular series, titled Animaux Stellaires.

cinoh:

Fungi from the Weizmann Institute

cinoh:

Fungi from the Weizmann Institute