Full figurine of previous image. Mayan figurine c. 650-800 AD from the Art Institute of Chicago. Caption notes body art is a mix of scarification, tattooing, and paint and that this is probably a portrait of a specific military commander.
Nothing tops off a Thursday like a bird skeleton photobomb. Nice work Ostrich.
© The Field Museum, CSZ77074.
Apteryx bird skeleton detail of exhibit screen.
Catapult : American driver known as Cassidy, gets launched from his cockpit during a race in WA, 1936. Hospitalized with only bruises supposedly.
Stagnant water turns green with cyanobacteria in a body of water connected to the Buriganga River. Fuelled by a growing international appetite for leather, the industry represents a sizeable chunk of Bangladesh’s yearly export revenue. There are about 200 leather tanneries in the Hazaribagh district of Dhaka, the capital. Some use modest technology and machinery, but most operate as they did decades ago and release untreated toxic chemical waste near residential areas.
Educate yourself about where things come from