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colours in shells

The colors and the textures in this shell close-up are really wonderful. The spiral shape leans grace and form; it amazes me that things seemingly so fragile tumbled around in a powerfull sea can survive. Painting is brewing in my mind!

Enormous Aqua Sea Shell Mussel - Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria _ I thought it was a piece of art glass but this almost three foot by 2 foot tall speciman was a mossusk or mussel discovered in the 17th century. Call it the dinosoar of clams. More importantly it is an amazing an lovely piece that has incredible blue and emerald greens. Nature is one amazing glass sculpture.

Enormous Aqua Sea Shell Mussel, Natural History Museum, Vienna , Austria by


Abalone Seashell - blue-green Mother-of-pearl -- Carl was raising these on the southern coast of Calif back in the late early

Blue! I'm so in love!

Sea shell, sea shell by the sea shore.er no it's - "She sells sea shells by the sea shore. The shells she sells are sea shells I'm sure"

Olympus BioScapes houdt een jaarlijkse wedstrijd voor de mooiste microscoopfoto's. Dit is de top 10 van 2013. Vol fascinerende en freaky wezentjes die recht onder (of in) onze neus leven, maar altijd onzichtbaar zijn.

A composite image showing a collection of single-cell fresh water algae, desmids/Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition


Found one today on Ocracoke Island My favorite shells are the Welk. Male Welk shell the only left handed shell in America Female Welks have a lighter color. Seashell with reflection ~~~

Wood Snails How beautiful are these? Love the #colour, the #texture and the fact that they are made of wood. Wow!

Emerald green snails or Manus Island tree snails. Endangered because of the demand for jewelry making and shell collectors.

Shell, A Gift From the Sea (38)

Shell, A Gift From the Sea - 40 Wondrous Pictures

İnsan kendisinin bir kişi gibi yaşadığını sanıyordu çoğu zaman  Halbuki içimizde de dışımızda da ne çok biz vardık. Bunun için her bir davranışı insan nasıl olur da kusursuz sayabilirdi ki kendini?   Meral Meri

** ❥ Heart Cockles (seashells) I have never seen seashells like these and think they are so beautiful-you can't beat nature for color and design.