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Carlton Moore-Park -The Rook

heaveninawildflower: 'The Rook' by Carton Moore Park. Illustration from 'A Book of Birds' Published 1900 by Blackie and Son, Limited.


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I absolutely love these domestic / mothering images by Leslie Graff. They capture the beauty in everyday domesticity. I, too, wear heels to do just about everything, so they really speak to me!

The first drawings of neurons — The Golgi Stain: In 1837, Italian physician Camilo Golgi devised a reaction to stain the wispy dendrites and axons of neurons, making it possible to see brain cells in situ. Ramon y Cajal won the Nobel Prize using this stain

Olfactory Bulb, “this drawing of a dog’s olfactory bulb is one of many astonishing architectures revealed by a staining method that bears his name. Its application to the study of nervous tissue marks the beginning of modern neuroscience.


"Did you know that a group of crows is called a murder? A murder of crows. I've always found that interesting.