Gorgeous Floor Installations, Suzan Drummen
To create these patterned carpets, Dutch artist Suzan Drummen uses diverse materials like mirrors, precious stones, metal pieces, and more. Each object is meticulously hand-placed, and to reach certain areas it is like playing a game of Twister.
Credit: Copyright Nature, 2005The sea anemone is an oddball: half-plant and half-animal, at least when it comes to its genetic code, new research suggests.
The sea creature’s genes look more like those of animals, but the regulatory code that determines whether those genes are expressed resembles that in plants, according to a study published Tuesday (March 18) in the journal Genome Research.
[Full Story: Sea Anemones Are Half-Plant, Half-Animal, Gene Study Finds]through Live Science