Jeudi, juillet 24, 2014
fairy-wren:

Perched Costa’s Hummingbird (by Jeff Dyck)

fairy-wren:

Perched Costa’s Hummingbird (by Jeff Dyck)

fieldmuseumphotoarchives:

This Giant Redwood (Sequoiadendron giganteum ) was collected for the Field Museum’s collection in 1911. It was 22 ft in diameter. Record trees have been measured to be 311 ft (94.8 m) in height and over 56 ft (17 m)  in diameter.
© The Field Museum, CSB34454, Photographer Huron H. Smith.
8 men standing inside Giant Redwood tree trunk. Men in undercut of 22 foot diameter trees, Camp 20, Barnwood Lumber Company. 
California Redwood Forest Expedition.
5x7 glass negative 
1911

fieldmuseumphotoarchives:

This Giant Redwood (Sequoiadendron giganteum ) was collected for the Field Museum’s collection in 1911. It was 22 ft in diameter. Record trees have been measured to be 311 ft (94.8 m) in height and over 56 ft (17 m)  in diameter.

© The Field Museum, CSB34454, Photographer Huron H. Smith.

8 men standing inside Giant Redwood tree trunk. Men in undercut of 22 foot diameter trees, Camp 20, Barnwood Lumber Company.

California Redwood Forest Expedition.

5x7 glass negative

1911

(Source : thebespokecut)

massarrah:

The Sumerian King List (The Weld-Blundell Prism) lists a succession of kings and cities from Sumer, which begins with mythical kings, like Gilgamesh, and then goes on to list historical leaders. It is considered a key document in the decipherment of cuneiform.
ca. 2000-1800 BCE (Old Babylonian)
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (AN.1923.444)

massarrah:

The Sumerian King List (The Weld-Blundell Prism) lists a succession of kings and cities from Sumer, which begins with mythical kings, like Gilgamesh, and then goes on to list historical leaders. It is considered a key document in the decipherment of cuneiform.

ca. 2000-1800 BCE (Old Babylonian)

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (AN.1923.444)

Mercredi, juillet 23, 2014
themagicfarawayttree:

Nature Studies, Giuseppe Arcimboldo.

themagicfarawayttree:

Nature Studies, Giuseppe Arcimboldo.

itinsightus:

Black-hooded Oriole

itinsightus:

Black-hooded Oriole

7at1stroke:

紀元3世紀の謎の海洋生物モザイクですが   さんらが協力して下さった結果、「シビレエイ」の一種であるという事が判明いたしました!