the physical basis of personality (1960 ed., cover design by juliet renny)
Photos: Buzzfeed and NPR (guess which is which)
The 37th plate from Ernst Haeckel's ”Kunstformen der Natur” (1904), depicting organisms classified as Siphonophorae.
Baby Flamboyant Cuttlefish in egg case (on a sock?!) - Daniel Geary
Hey guys, my friend Dan is becoming a super talented underwater photographer. He refuses to get Tumblr, much to my dismay. Let’s try and convince him otherwise. Hands up if you’d like to see him post his stuff on Tumblr.
Charming visualization from this altogether delightful children’s book about space – an imaginative and illuminating primer on the cosmos to spark awe in the souls of budding Sagans.
Plate 2. “Development rate and structural expression.” American journal of Anatomy. 1920-21.
Young trout grow an extra head when slightly deprived of oxygen.
Sommaren med Monika, 1953
Some bivalve papillae for Dr. Art Bogan of the North Carolina Natural Sciences Museum. He’s a wonderful man to work for—I’ve been painting bivalves for him two years now! :)