An interesting model of our solar system’s path as it travels through space in the Milky Way.
Certainly a departure from usual models that show the Sun as a static object, which it certainly isn’t
the sun has a posse.
740ct opal butte crystal with Contra luz color plays. This gem has all faceted faces and contains some amazing matrix inclusions. The mix of of facets, color plays, and minerals creates an almost mystical or “underwater” like scene within.
The Forest from Old French Fairy Tales by Virginia Frances Sterrett.
I came across this artist, and instantly thought ‘wow’. These two portraits are captivating - the exaggeration of certain body parts create a surreal impression though the basic colouring and subject matter proclaims beautiful simplicity.
well thank you Kat for your comments on my art, I accidentaly stumbled upon your post and I’m so glad you like my work.
This is a cool website that lets you calculate your age had you lived on any of the other planets in the Solar System. It not only gives your age in days and years but also tells you when you can celebrate your next birthday if, say, you lived on Mars.
Mistakenly referred to as “Monkey Orchids,” none of the above species are in the Orchis simia family which is the genus for the monkey orchid. The above orchids are in the Dracula genus. Although they are constantly being misclassified, they still have adorable monkey faces which is good enough for me.
Royal starfish(Astropecten articulatus) normally found along the southeast coast of the United States, is a carnivore animal, feeding on small molluscs, which are captured by the arms of the star and into the mouth, where they are swallowed whole.
Photo credit: Mark Walz