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Twining Motion of Vines

They are out there, seeking, reaching... Similar to The Day of the Triffids in miniature:


Today's pictures & links:
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Cosmic-scale film title sequence

One of the most fascinating CG animated film title sequence: "3:19" - watch it here

Stars as a firmament, set in place, interacting with time... you just have to watch it to see what I'm talking about.


Phone Sheep

Jean Luc's strange mutant sheep can be seen at Museum für Kommunikation, Germany.


Russian Village SUV

(source: TM, Russia 1974)


Cool Shot of the Day
(in cooperation with National Geographic magazine)

Egret Fight
(during the breeding season)

(photo by: Kathy Reeves, Kathy ReevesNational Geographic)


Mixed fresh links for today:

Impressive Dubai update (4 pages) - [architecture]
Giant Mantis, made from pine needles - [wow art]
Must See! - Evolution of a Geek - [flow chart]
Giant Floating Utopias - [boats]
High-Speed Fruit Splash Photos - [photography]
One-wheel Ice Landing - [neat]
Whack your boss: lots of cartoon blood - [gross! game]
Winter Mountain Bike Riding - [neat video]
Pretty cool (banned) flash-mob ad - [video ad]
Give to charity just by searching the web


Face Illusions

Check out full compilation of "faces found in everyday objects" here
- via

What's even better - much better! - is this "Faces in Places" Flickr pool.

(image credit: Bill Kennedy)


Very Effective Anti-Smoking Ad

Would make a cool sculpture, too:
(click to enlarge)


15-meter Wave Wipe-out

Riders in the storm... Surfers Lee William & Charlie Thompson tried to tame one of the giant waves that occured recently in Cornwell, England:

(photos by Jacob Cockle)


Office Daydreaming

Good dream:

Bad dream:

Weird dream:

(an ad for SAP applications)


A sweet, sweet plan:

Salamander? - Axolotl!

(original unknown)


The meaning is clear:

(original unknown)

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

the last one looks like "no peeing, else we'd cut it off...."

Anonymous Anonymous said...

The mystery animal is called an Axelotle (it was our grade 3 pet in Australia). have a look at this one http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?p=208475

Anonymous Anonymous said...

sorry its spelt axolotl or Mexican walking fish read about it here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walking_fish

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey we had an axolotl as a class pet too, in year 2 though, but also in Australia. My desk was right next to the tank, it ate frozen meat. It is actually a salamander though- it just stays in its larval stage.

Blogger AmyOops said...

Love the puppy and cat!


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