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Another Pinner writes: "A simple diatom, yet more complex than the most advanced computer and possessing an architecture more elegant than our most beautifuly made structures. Self feeding, healing, and reproducing designs show a mind greater than any behind our best inventions." ~K~ I absolutely agree ! This is the most beautiful diatom pattern I've seen yet !!

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Simple wood. Good for houses, fuel, making shade and keeping fruit off the ground. Great invention made from water and CO2 by sunlight for a very long time. Intelligent man still can't make it.

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Gorgeous Macro Photographs of Butterfly and Moth Wings by Linden Gledhill

The beauty of butterflies, the loveliest of all insects, has hardly gone unheralded -- but this series of photos by Linden Gledhill is sure to make you even more appreciative of their aesthetic qualities.

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Tiny Beauties: Visions From Under the Microscope

The bristle-like appendage of an amphipod—or type of marine crustacean. The bristles serve as a sort of fishing net for plankton.

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