More ideas from Karyn
Male bowerbirds are famous for collecting various random items to tempt a prospective mate with. Few, though, match the great bowerbird's eclectic taste. Living in northern Australia, the male accumulates artifacts as diverse as pebbles, snail shells, vertebrae, rifle shells, CDs and, in this instance, a pretty pink paper clip.  by Tim Laman

whatthefauna: “ Male bowerbirds spend a lot more time on their Valentines than most of us do. Over the course of many weeks, they construct elaborate bowers to impress females, in hopes of finding a.

Emmy Noether's 133rd Birthday

Emmy Noether may not be a household name, but her compatriot Albert Einstein — someone who definitely is — once called her “the most significant creative mathematical genius thus far produced since the higher education of women began.

tooth decay

The Tooth Worm as Hell’s Demon A.) France - this ivory carving is contained within a molar separated into two halves of equal size that open out into two scenes depicting the infernal torments of toothache as a battle with the Tooth Worm.

Blue bird rose.

Blue bird rose.

East Sea near Fukuoka Japan.

East Sea near Fukuoka Japan.

My word magnet necklace got another opportunity to come out and play. This is from my photo-a-day project.  You can follow along with my daily postings here: http://365project.org/mathilde22cat/365

My word magnet necklace got another opportunity to come out and play. This is from my photo-a-day project. You can follow along with my daily postings here: http://365project.org/mathilde22cat/365

Day 27: Detail of my skirt  I am taking a new photo and posting it every day this year. Follow along: http://365project.org/mathilde22cat/365

Day 27: Detail of my skirt I am taking a new photo and posting it every day this year. Follow along: http://365project.org/mathilde22cat/365

Moustache and Pearls.

Moustache and Pearls.

Snow Angel

Snow Angel