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victoriousvocabulary:

CINERARY

[adjective]

1. of, like or pertaining to ashes.

2. holding or intended for ashes, especially the ashes of cremated bodies.

Etymology: from Latin, from cinerārius, “relating to ashes”.

[Agostino Arrivabene - Elogio Della Polvere]

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realmonstrosities:

A giant, spiky springtail!

Most springtails are only a few millimetres long, but this one is more than 1 cm.

It’s like a big, cuddly bear! With spikes and bristles.

…Images: Andy Murray

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mythologyofblue:

Jean Giraud (9emeart)

mythologyofblue:

Jean Giraud (9emeart)

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smooth-rich-mellow:

asylum-art:

Hubert Duprat: gold cocoon

To make gold cocoons with the help of caddisflies are insects adapted to life in freshwater … The larvae use to make their protective cases glitter of gold and semi-precious stones that the artist puts available to them in their aquarium.
video: here

So cool.

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Don’t worry, the whole world’s my hiding place. I can stand there amongst them in the day and night and laugh at them.

(Source: attackofthegiantants, via mattfractionblog)

libutron:

Calcite | ©Glenn Morita 
Red Cliffs Campground, Galatin Co., MT.

libutron:

Calcite | ©Glenn Morita 

Red Cliffs Campground, Galatin Co., MT.

asylum-art:

Ladybird’s Requiem by Akino Kondoh 

Born in Chiba, Japan, Akino Kondoh is an artist and animator known for her striking minimalist compositions, often executed with nothing more than graphite and watercolor. Kondoh as exhibited internationally, earning grants from the Japanese Agency for Cultural Affairs, and has also received the support and collaboration of jazz musician John Zorn, who has used her art on his album covers. Her animated short “Ladybird’s Requiem” made it to the top 25 list in the biennial showcase “YouTube Play” at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City.

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bijoux-et-mineraux:

Iridescent Hematite - Elba Island, Tuscany, Italy

bijoux-et-mineraux:

Iridescent Hematite - Elba Island, Tuscany, Italy

(Source: fineart.ha.com, via libutron)

liberatingreality:

Death Dimension
artwork by Adiasa

liberatingreality:

Death Dimension

artwork by Adiasa

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magictransistor:

Mothra (モスラ) vs. Godzilla [ゴジラ], Toho Company Ltd., c. 1964.