All posts tagged design

Gift

Tis the season! If you’re looking for GIFTS with spine, I’ve got a few shop suggestions: The Evolution Store is my latest obsession. I visited the first time during a recent trip to New York City and was nearly left breathless by the shop aesthetic and selection. Their online store is equally impressive. From little […]

Diatoms

(via siphonophora) Diatoms are tiny, tiny, tiny but they are also one of the largest and ecologically most significant groups of organisms on earth. They’re responsible for feeding marine and freshwater microorganisms and animal larve, and are huge contributors to putting oxygen in our atmosphere. They are unicellular but they can be found in colonies […]

National Museum of Natural History

In a city full of memorable elephants (mostly by party affiliation, though a few real ones, too) this one may be my favorite. Located in the rotunda of The National Museum of Natural History, this male African elephant was killed in 1955 and donated to the museum. The National Museum of Natural History was built […]