The white grunt (Haemulon plumierii) is a very common and well known fish from the western central Atlantic Ocean. It seems not to be targeted by large scale fisheries. However, subadults and adults are regularly caught to be displayed in aquariums.

The white grunt (Haemulon plumierii) is a very common and well known fish from the western central Atlantic Ocean. It seems not to be targeted by large scale fisheries. However, subadults and adults are regularly caught to be displayed in… Continue Reading

Hamburg museum. Battleship Brandenburg being refitted in a dry dock. Master model maker Thomas Klünemann built this scene out of cardboard in a scale of 1:250. [770 x 1000]

Hamburg museum. Battleship Brandenburg being refitted in a dry dock. Master model maker Thomas Klünemann built this scene out of cardboard in a scale of 1:250. [770 x 1000]

Just wanted to share by far the smallest trilobite in my collection: Peronopsis interstricta. Elrathia and ruler for scale. Collected in the central US. (I’m just amazed I didn’t break it)

Just wanted to share by far the smallest trilobite in my collection: Peronopsis interstricta. Elrathia and ruler for scale. Collected in the central US. (I’m just amazed I didn’t break it)

Flea??? This broke off a rather odd rock I found. The rock portion here is clear and fully translucent. I did not capture anything for scale but this piece is a tad bigger than a pencil eraser. HELP internets!!!!

Flea??? This broke off a rather odd rock I found. The rock portion here is clear and fully translucent. I did not capture anything for scale but this piece is a tad bigger than a pencil eraser. HELP internets!!!!

Roman infantry scale and plate armour found around Hadrian’s Wall. Currently located in Tullie Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle (northern England). [700×943]

Roman infantry scale and plate armour found around Hadrian’s Wall. Currently located in Tullie Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle (northern England). [700×943]