Tilda Swinton & David Bowie - The Stars (Are Out Tonight) Video Shoot by Floria Sigismondi
A Bullhorn Is Broadcasting Sad Tweets In A Forest For the Sake of Art
Art installation “Listen And Repeat” takes Tweets with the words “nobody listens” and gives them a sort of audience.
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Portuguese designer Susana Soares has developed a device for detecting cancer and other serious diseases using trained bees. The bees are placed in a glass chamber into which the patient exhales; the bees fly into a smaller secondary chamber if they detect cancer.
Scientists have found that honey bees - Apis mellifera - have an extraordinary sense of smell that is more acute than that of a sniffer dog and can detect airborne molecules in the parts-per-trillion range.
Bees can be trained to detect specific chemical odours, including the biomarkers associated with diseases such as tuberculosis, lung, skin and pancreatic cancer.
Endling is a word for an individual animal that is the last of its species or subspecies.
1912 - 2012
this makes me so sad
By the way, George was a Pinta Island Tortoise. He mated with several females of the closely related Chelonoidis nigra becki but the eggs were found inviable and George had no children. His species went extinct on June 24th, 2012.