Vetches and passion flowers have modified some of their leaves and converted them into tendrils. These grope around in space until they touch the stem of another plant and swiftly coil around it. The tendrils then coil and pull the plant up towards the sunlight.
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• 28 February 2014 • 41,337 notes
Alexandre Cabanel “Fallen Angel” detail.
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• 27 February 2014 • 34,679 notes
shoutout to Sam for letting me paint a sunset on him
• 27 February 2014 • 58,743 notes
Would you take a dip in a swimming pool that once functioned as a subway station?
Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, a center-right candidate for mayor of Paris and former environment minister, has unveiled a series of plans to turn the legendary “ghost stations” of the Paris Metro into underground oases.
[MORE: Abandoned Paris Metro Stations, Reborn as Nightclubs and Public Pools]
• 24 February 2014 • 62,784 notes