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יום שישי - הפינה הירוקה - על הירקון (at אם הדרך - פינת מנוחה//פארק הירקון/Park Yarkon)

I saw you posted some of Michael Shaw's cartoons, he's my dad! — Asked by chemistryofchaos-deactivated201

Wow! His cartoons are so smart and funny

Landscape photography: Moose Cow and Calf Picture, Mayfield Lake
Morning draws a moose cow and calf into the shallows of Mayfield Lake in British Columbia
Source: National Geographic Photo of the Day

Landscape photography: Moose Cow and Calf Picture, Mayfield Lake

Morning draws a moose cow and calf into the shallows of Mayfield Lake in British Columbia

Source: National Geographic Photo of the Day

Science art: Filamentous actin and microtubules (structural proteins) in mouse fibroblasts (cells) (1000x)
(via Nikon MicroscopyU | Small World Competition | 2003)

Science art: Filamentous actin and microtubules (structural proteins) in mouse fibroblasts (cells) (1000x)

(via Nikon MicroscopyU | Small World Competition | 2003)

Tomato genome project bears fruit

tomato genome

An international team of scientists has cracked the genetic code of the domesticated tomato and its wild ancestor, an achievement which should help breeders identify the genes needed to develop tastier and more nutritious varieties.

New Yorker: Health Cartoons4

New Yorker: Health Cartoons4

Photography by Luke Dean-Weymark
Source: Behind The Lens Lukey

Photography by Luke Dean-Weymark

Source: Behind The Lens Lukey

Science art: Canary 3 by Kate MacDowell

Science art: Canary 3 by Kate MacDowell

Science: Da Vinci’s notebook
Late 19th Century reproduction of a page from a notebook written by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), showing a geared device assembled (centre right) and disassembled (left). Published circa 1894-1904.

Science: Da Vinci’s notebook

Late 19th Century reproduction of a page from a notebook written by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), showing a geared device assembled (centre right) and disassembled (left). Published circa 1894-1904.

New Yorker: Health Cartoons3

New Yorker: Health Cartoons3

Landscape photography: Heading Home. Deception Island, Antarctica
Tourists hiking down the mountainside towards Whalers Bay, Deception Island, South Shetland Islands
Source: Adam Burton Photography

Landscape photography: Heading Home. Deception Island, Antarctica

Tourists hiking down the mountainside towards Whalers Bay, Deception Island, South Shetland Islands

Source: Adam Burton Photography

Science art: Dorsal root ganglion neurons of an embryonic rat (100x)
Source: Nikon MicroscopyU | Small World Competition | 2003

Science art: Dorsal root ganglion neurons of an embryonic rat (100x)

Source: Nikon MicroscopyU | Small World Competition | 2003

Big U.S. firms team up on plant plastics

plant plastic

Five of the biggest names in American business have formed a group to accelerate the development and use of plant-based plastic.

Coca-Cola Co, Ford Motor Co, H.J. Heinz Co, Nike Inc and Procter & Gamble Co said  they are committed to advancing research and development to support a commercially viable, sustainably sourced plastic made entirely from plant materials, while reducing the use of fossil fuels.

New Yorker: Health Cartoons2

New Yorker: Health Cartoons2

Landscape photography: Gustot Windmill by David Herreman

Landscape photography: Gustot Windmill by David Herreman