photos of butterfly and moth wings taken by linden gledhil at seven to ten times life size.
"evolution is written on the wings of butterflies" - charles darwin
Seeing the microscopic wonder that is a butterfly’s wing always makes me think of Vladimir Nabokov, author and lepidopterist (and not necessarily in that order).
You’ll want to check out Nabokov’s butterfly sketches, whimsical fantasy species presented as gifts to his wife. And don’t miss his gorgeous butterfly-inspired poem, “On Discovering a Butterfly”.
Finally, don’t miss this great video from Smarter Every Day in which Destin goes full microscope on some butterfly scales. Beautiful stuff:
do action movies know they can have more than one female character
Someone should make an action movie with all girls except for one guy and have no explanation or mention of it in the movie and then pay all…
….. is anyone gonna say it?
I mean it this is important.
Little Girls Are Better At Designing Superheroes Than You is a project where superheroes are drawn based on the costumes of young girls.
This submission is drawn by the talented SaEun Moon at http://saeun.tumblr.com!
Kyouko: I had a sickening dream. A dream where you were dead. But you’re saying that was real, and that this right here, where we’re fighting side by side, is a dream.
Sayaka: This isn’t something quiet as sad as just a dream. I thought I didn’t have any regrets when I died, but the reason I ended up taking this assignment and coming back, was because I actually have one regret.
The fact that I left you behind.
YOU CAN TELL BY THE WAY I USE MY WALK
I’M A WOMAN’S MAN, NO TIME TO TALK
DO IT FOR THE VINE screams tarzan as both him and jane swing perilously over the forest fire. their combined weight is pulling the plant apart and only one of them will make it. PLEASE JANE, LET ME DROP. DO IT FOR THE VINE tarzan begs again over janes sobbing