rhamphotheca:

SLOW LIFE

"Slow" marine animals show their secret life under high magnification. Corals and sponges are very mobile creatures, but their motion is only detectable at different time scales compared to ours and requires time lapses to be seen. These animals build coral reefs and play crucial roles in the biosphere, yet we know almost nothing about their daily lives…

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retribuet:

The End (by ben///giles)

retribuet:

The End (by ben///giles)

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rudygodinez:

Prof. Dr, Max Bruckner, Four Plates from the Book “Vielecke und Vielflache”, (1900)

 Regular convex polyhedra, frequently referenced as “Platonic” solids, are featured prominently in the philosophy of Plato, who spoke about them, rather intuitively, in association to the four classical elements (earth, wind, fire, water… plus ether). However, it was Euclid who actually provided a mathematical description of each solid and found the ratio of the diameter of the circumscribed sphere to the length of the edge and argued that there are no further convex polyhedra than those 5: tetrahedron, hexahedron (also known as the cube), octahedron, dodecahedron and icosahedron.

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classic-art:

The Eruption of Vesuvius by Night
Henry Pether

classic-art:

The Eruption of Vesuvius by Night

Henry Pether

slither-and-scales:


Veiled Chameleon by Gaurav Singh
echophon:

Id Rising

echophon:

Id Rising

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