Spiritual, Taner Ceylan, 2008.
Oil on canvas, 140 x 200 cm.
(Source: biraunal, via opthalite)
To make gold cocoons with the help of caddisflies are insects adapted to life in freshwater … The larvae use to make their protective cases glitter of gold and semi-precious stones that the artist puts available to them in their aquarium.
String theory professor randomly starts talking to me when I reach for a textbook in a book shop..swear that shit only happens in films..
Actually if they took me on as some sort of protege THEN that would definitely be crazy and we went on to solve the craziest things ever like quantum gravity..im dreaming..
The creator of Powerpuff Girls, the creator of Dexter’s Laboratory, and the creator of Johnny Bravo were all roommates in college.
"From symbiosis to parasitism is a short step. The word is now a virus. The flu virus may have once been a healthy lung cell. It is now a parasitic organism that invades and damages the central nervous system. Modern man has lost the option of silence. Try halting sub-vocal speech. Try to achieve even ten seconds of inner silence. You will encounter a resisting organism that forces you to talk. That organism is the word."
William S. Burroughs, The Ticket That Exploded
G292.0+1.8; an oxygen rich supernova remnant 20,000 light years away in the direction of the constellation Centaurus. Supernovas create most the elements in the universe heavier than hydrogen, their remnants often condense to form new stars and planets. Most of the atoms of our bodies, the earth, oceans and atmosphere were formed billions of years ago in objects like this one.