pod and seeds
In Death, Beauty by Mr. P de Panama. This is a dried up leaf from a Papaya tree. Each and every one is unique. What was once a 15-18 inch bright green leaf has metamorphosed into a curled up piece of art.
Fabulous diatoms from Victorian naturalist, Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur 1899-1904 http://caliban.mpiz-koeln.mpg.de/haeckel/kunstformen/Tafel_031.html
Colourised scanning electron microscope images of diatoms by Dr Paul Hargreaves and Faye Darling
Diatom. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a Skeletonema punctatum diatom
Radiolarians from the genus Podocyrtis (Lampterium)
Crook foot diatom from electron microscope images of diatoms by Dr Paul Hargreaves and Faye Darling