Photographer Tim Flach’s extraordinary portraits of animals
Dutch Illustrator Rop Van Mierlo’s charming wash paintings of wild animals, made by dropping ink and watercolor onto paper to create softly explosive shapes with no hard edges or contours.
Keep + Bon Iver + baby animals = what’s not to love?
Take an amazing tour of bat caves with bat biologist Nickolay Hristov, who is developing new techniques for filming and visualizing bats.
“To put all living things that aren’t human into one category is, first of all, a stupid gesture – theoretically ridiculous – and partakes in the very real violence that humans exercise towards animals.”
Derrida on animals, from the 2000 documentary Derrida.
Also see what it means to be human.
The contents of an ostrich’s stomach, retrieved after it died in the London Zoo in 1942, including a lace handkerchief, a buttoned glove, a length of rope, a plain handkerchief (probably a man’s), assorted copper coins, metal tacks, staples and hooks, and a four-inch nail - a step too far, and the cause of death.