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Long-tailed Broadbill @ Kaeng Krachan. Got to see a pair out in the open at the third attempt after an hour's drive up the mountain each day for three days straight. Had noticed another pair hard at work with their nest, but they offered only glimpses as they flew straight in and out of their nests.
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Illuminated Manuscript Map of Cairo, from Book on Navigation, Walters Ms. W.658, fol. 305b
Originally composed in 932 AH / 1525 CE and dedicated to Sultan Süleyman I ("The Magnificent"), this great work by Piri Reis (d. 962 AH / 1555 CE) on navigation was later revised and expanded. The present manuscript, made mostly in the late 11th AH / 17th CE century, is based on the later expanded version with some 240 exquisitely executed maps and portolan charts. They include a world map (fol.41a) with the outline of the Americas, as well as coastlines (bays, capes, peninsulas), islands…
Espostoa lanata (Kunth) Britton & Rose | Cactus lanatus Kunth | Pilocereus dautwitzii F. Haage
Flore des serres et des jardin de l’Europe, Pilocereus dautwitzii, 1845
हर्द्यात समुद्राच: Photo
एता अर्षन्ति हर्द्यात समुद्राच छतव्रजा रिपुणा नावचक्षे घर्तस्य धारा अभि चाकशीमि हिरण्ययो वेतसो मध्य आसाम Du schlugst die Augen auf — ich seh mein Dunkel leben. / Ich seh ihm auf den Grund: / auch da ists mein und lebt.
In pictures: Natural history drawings from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles
Highlights from a new book of exquisite illustrations of Sumatran wildlife from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, early Victorian collector and founder of Singapore