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Photographer Discovers A Family Of Mice Living In His Garden and Builds Them A Miniature Village

Wildlife photographer Simon Dell from Sheffield, United Kingdom, bumped into a family of mice running around his garden, so he seized the opportunity to capture some beautiful photographs of these tiny little creatures. Dell built the mice a miniature village, a … Continue reading

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Dolophones conifera, aka the Wrap-around spider

Dolophones conifera, known as the Wrap-around spider, is a species of spider in the family Araneidae indigenous to Australia. It is named for its ability to flatten and wrap its body around tree limbs as camouflage. The upper surface of the abdomen resembles a cone shaped shield. It is composed mostly of … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Deep by Vladimir Stankovic

“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” ~ Loren Eiseley These illustrations are inspired by mythical creatures and marine animals, created with watercolors, colored pencils on paper, scanned and processed in Photoshop. Vladimir Stankovic is a … Continue reading

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Dreamlike and Surreal Creatures by Miranda Zimmerman (Faunwood)

Miranda Zimmerman a.k.a. Faunwood is a freelance artist who uses inspiration from transformations of nature and her background in science to create dreamlike and surreal creatures with multiple limbs, third eyes, and the ability to split into astral forms. Miranda graduated from California State University–Monterey Bay … Continue reading

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A Rare and Incredible Jellyfish Filmed by the E/V Nautilus: “A Burst of Deep Sea Fireworks”

Exploration Vessel Nautilus, an underwater exploration organization, offering live exploration of unknown regions of the ocean seeking out new discoveries in biology, geology, and archaeology. The team of researchers aboard the E/V Nautilus said: “We’re starting this year with deep sea fireworks, and … Continue reading

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Popup Lighting

Chen Bikovski is a Tel Aviv-based designer exploring the relation of light and space. Named ‘Promising Young Designer of 2012,’ Chen’s work is presented in prominent galleries and featured in leading design publications. “The idea behind Popup Lighting was to … Continue reading

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Nature & Ink – The Metamorphoses by Alfred Basha

Alfred Basha opens a meditative passage to give us glimpse of his inner world, full of surreal projections and metamorphosis. The poetics of this talented and visionary illustrator shapes imaginary stories using the pen and the paper, chosen for their … Continue reading

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The Exquisite Compositions by Self-Taught Photographer Katarina Zakonjšek

Photo: Matej&Katarina Model: Maša Erčulj Make up & hair: Tjaša Založnik Styling: Maša & Ana Erčulj  Clothes by Janja Videc Katarina Zakonjšek is a young talented self taught photographer from Slovenia. “I started out with photographing animals and plants, but got … Continue reading

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Sea Butterflies

The pteropod Limacina helicina is a tiny shelled marine snail that swims using a pair of converted feet as wings. It has earned the name “sea butterfly” because of its elegant swimming style, and “potato chip of the sea” because … Continue reading

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Someone, Anyone and Flowers by Xuan loc Xuan

These classy and expressive portraits are by Xuan loc Xuan a freelancer Illustrator based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Facebook / Behance

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