Where People are tiny. The ‘Cave of the Crystals’ lies 120 meters below the ‘Cave of Swords’
Cave of the Crystals or Giant Crystal Cave (Cueva de los Cristales) is a cave connected to the Naica Mine 300 metres (980 ft) below the surface in Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico. (thahanks Beja von Bis) Continue reading →
Colin Scott taxidermy model of two squirrels playing cards, 30cm
walter potter, squirrel card game
Victorian Taxidermy by J. Lawrence
(images via the-saleroom.com / taxidermy4cash.com)
There are thousends of images like these to be found on the net….remarkable!
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Below: Dr Pat Morris talks about the quirky world of Walter Potter’s taxidermy, including insights into his collection, as inspired by his new book with Joanna Ebenstein: Walter Potter’s Curious World of Taxidermy.
Enter Victorian taxidermist Walter Potter’s fantasy world of taxidermy at www.walterpottertaxidermy.com
*Animal rights is the idea that some, or all, non-human animals are entitled to the possession of their own lives and that their most basic interests—such as the need to avoid suffering—should be afforded the same consideration as similar interests of human beings.
Green Porno is directed, written by and starring Isabella Rossellini, it’s a Sundance TV Original Series.
“Isabella Rossellini’s critically acclaimed and provocative online series, GREEN PORNO (Season 2) covers both land and sea! The series features Rossellini as she acts out the reproductive habits of marine animals and insects, both scientifically accurate yet extremely entertaining.” View more episodes at sundance.tv
1938 vintage Better Homes & Gardens Cover of Edward Steichen Delphiniums and Garden
Portrait of American photographer, painter, and the museum curator Edward Steichen (1879 – 1973) in the garden of his home, Redding, Connecticut, 1972
PHILLIPS : NY040313, EDWARD STEICHEN, Brancusi, Endless Column in Steichen’s Garden, Voulangis, France
Edward Steichen (March 27, 1879 – March 25, 1973) was a photographer, that much we knew at Mimi Berlin. What we didn’t know was his, also famous, garden. Voila. now we all know of Mr Steichen’s other passion; Flowers and Plants!
We don’t know the work of Mr Steichen, we hear you say. Well you probably do! Continue reading →
–Mrs. Ubogy’s terrarium, from Time-Life’s “Foliage House Plants” book, 1972, by James Crockett of the famed WGBH Boston show, “Crockett’s Victory Garden.” (via wabisabiatelie) –AntiqueTaxidermy; Hummingbirds (via foter)