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Earth Notes #3 by Rani Iyer: Astonishing World Flight of a Remarkable Creature

II Shivoham II

Have you ever just laid your head on the ground and laid still? Breathing lightly, feeling everything in and around you intensely. Hearing your heart beat. 772 more words

Earth Healing

Forgoton Video

I was browsing a few videos on my phone the other day and found this one from October. Infighting insects.



As a child, have you tried chasing dragonflies across a meadow? Or watched them skim over brooks and pools of rain water? Some memories live like dragonflies. 203 more words


Dragonfly Lift Mechanisms

Thomas et. al. details the flow patterns of dragonflies performing a range of flight types. Their main finding is that dragonflies can very precisely control their angle of attack and that this angle is what mainly determines the lift mechanism. 240 more words


Dragonfly focal piece

Inspired by the dragonfly art hole that I went down in Pinterest early this month :) I made this polymer clay piece.

For this piece, my focus was on trying out blending. 417 more words


Red-veined darter (Sympetrum fonscolombii)

Not sure what exactly it is….. certainly a darter or Sympetum but there are many different red ones.

Red-veined darter  (Sympetrum fonscolombii). This is the most likely candidate. 42 more words

Andalucian Coast