Polyplab on Instagram: “Beautiful @reefandaquarium 😮😇 . . . . #coral #reeftank #coralreeftank #reef #reefpack #reef2reef #reefcandy #reefersdaily #reefrEVOLution…”
1,051 Likes, 7 Comments - Polyplab (@polyplab) on Instagram: “Beautiful @reefandaquarium 😮😇 . . . . #coral #reeftank #coralreeftank #reef #reefpack #reef2reef…”
Iris van Herpen F/W18 Couture - Backstage - StyleZeitgeist
We would like to present to you Iris van Herpen's Fall/Winter 2018 Haute Couture collection backstage. Photography by Julien Boudet.
Solenastrea hyades (fossil coral) (Croatan Formation, Lower Pleistocene; eastern North Carolina, USA)
Solenastrea hyades (Dana, 1846) - fossil coral from the Pleistocene of North Carolina, USA. (5.3 centimeters across at its widest) Scleractinians are significant reef-building organisms in Earth's warm, shallow oceans. They first appear in the Triassic and are the only group of stony corals in modern oceans (in the Paleozoic, tabulates and rugosans were the principal stony coral groups). Scleractinian corals consist of individuals or colonies of gelatinous polyps that secrete hard calcareous…
I love a time challenge. An almost mystical sense of calm descends when I look at fossils, the sense of getting lost in deep time is palpable. I have done quite a number of fossil pieces over the years, including several dinosaur skulls and trilobite parades, as well as some even more ancient crinoids. However, my secret mission for myself in this cycle is pattern. To this end, I decided to abstract Petoskey stone, which is a name for fossilized coral from the Devonian period found in…