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Realistic Egyptian Gods by Wietze Fopma

These incredible, and a little bit creepy, concept artworks are by Wietze Fopma, a freelance creature and concept designer based in Harlingen, Netherlands. How many egyptian gods did you recognize? Artstation / Instagram  

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Folktale Week Magical Illustrations by Carole Chevalier

French freelance designer and illustrator, Carole Chevalier has created these seven illustrations for the Folktale Week challenge on Instagram. Carole has invented her own little tales for each one of them. “I’m so pleased I did this challenge as I loved … Continue reading

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Black & White Ink Snakes by Mirko Sata

These serpentine designs on skin are by Milan-based tattoo artist Mirko Sata. Satatttvision / Instagram / Satatttvision’s Tumblr

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Bizarre Animals

Photo credit: Mike Kullen, via Wikimedia Commons. G. cancriformis, spiny orb weaver spider Here’s a small collection of some of the strangest animals you’ve (maybe) never heard of. Spiny Orb Weaver Spider Gasteracantha fornicata. Image credit: Amos T Fairchild, via Wikimedia … Continue reading

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Serpens by Guido Mocafico

LAMPROPELTIS PYROMELANA (S02) © 2002 Italian still life photographer Guido Mocafico was born in Switzerland; he currently divides his time between his home in Switzerland and his studio in Paris. Mocafico has become recognised as a contemporary master of still life. … Continue reading

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New Species Found in Suriname’s ‘Tropical Eden’

The green patch on this map of South America indicates Suriname, which is bordered by Guyana on the west, French Guiana on the east and Brazil on the south. PLANTHOPPER   This extraordinary new insect displays waxy fronds at the … Continue reading

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