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charted unterritories

art and miscellany by and from Tahlia Day
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Colonization: Looking-Glass Insects, watercolor, graphite, ink on book page mounted on panel

Colonization: Looking-Glass Insects, watercolor, graphite, ink on book page mounted on panel

Colonization: Terrestrial Navigation 3, watercolor/ink/graphite on book page

Colonization: Terrestrial Navigation 3, watercolor/ink/graphite on book page

Gold Rush Territories 2, ink on metal leaf on panel

Gold Rush Territories 2, ink on metal leaf on panel

Nibiru Tetraptych, 2014. 4 pieces, 2.5” x 3.5” each; watercolor, ink, graphite, silver gouache on paper (#1 and #3 have two layers of paper)

Nibiru Tetraptych, 2014. 4 pieces, 2.5” x 3.5” each; watercolor, ink, graphite, silver gouache on paper (#1 and #3 have two layers of paper)

amazinguniverses:

M78: Stardust and Starlight 

amazinguniverses:

M78: Stardust and Starlight 

(via fuckyeah-stars)

rhamphotheca:

Behold the first geological map of Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon

by Lauren Davis

Four hundred years ago, Galileo Galilei observed Ganymede in orbit around Jupiter. This week, a team of planetary scientists unveiled the first global geological map of our solar system’s largest moon.

Using images obtained by NASA’s Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft and the Galileo orbiter, a team led by Geoffrey Collins of Wheaton College pieced together a mosaic image of the planet, giving us our first complete image of the geological features of the satellite. Above, you can see the moon centered at 200 west longitude. The darker areas represent the very old and heavily cratered region of Ganymede, while the lighter areas are somewhat younger regions marked with grooves and ridges…

(read more: io9)   (… and a 2nd look.)

images: NASA-JPL

(via scientificillustration)

Colonization: Terrestrial Navigation 2, 2014, watercolor, ink, and graphite on old book page

Colonization: Terrestrial Navigation 2, 2014, watercolor, ink, and graphite on old book page

Gold Rush Territories 1, 2014, ink on metal leaf on panel

Gold Rush Territories 1, 2014, ink on metal leaf on panel

Argent Territories 1, 2014
6” x 6”, ink on metal leaf on panel

Finished: Icemark Holdfast, watercolor, ink, graphite, metal leaf, paper mounted on panel

Finished: Icemark Holdfast, watercolor, ink, graphite, metal leaf, paper mounted on panel

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