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Intricate patterns in nature - b&w mushroom detail, natural form, organic textures

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The Bizarre Collective Consciousness of Slime Mold

Beautiful. Dictyosteliida, a type of slime mold. They live as individuals until food runs out, then they form sporangia. They release a signal molecule into the environment that allows them to bunch together. They join into a tiny slug-like creature, which moves to an open place and develops into a fruiting body. Some of the amoebae become spores to begin the next generation, and some sacrifice themselves to become the dead stalk, thus lifting the spores up into the air for better…

"Discharge" by Kate MccGwire (pigeon feathers) from the exhibition Dead or Alive: Nature Becomes Art, Museum of Arts and Design, New York (2010)

Steve Axford, the master mushroom photographer living in Australia, is back with more stunning and colorful macro pictures of the diverse and beautiful world of mushrooms. He travels across Australia and around the world to take his photos, but finds many of these mushrooms in his own back yard.

Wild Nature - crawling tree roots - organic textures and natural surface pattern inspiration for design

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Hosta Leaves 10 by Ralph Gabriner (Color Photograph

... and when a leaf falls from the climbing vines, you know, my love, what name is written on that leaf, a name that is yours and mine • Pablo Neruda