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Magazine - "Edge of Time" drawing by Interesni Kazki

How much detail can be packed into a single drawing you ask? Your answer lies in this Ink drawing on paper by the Ukrainian super duo, Interesni Kazki...

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This instrument is clear evidence of the links between the astrolabe and astrology. On one side is an astrolabe for a single latitude, and on the other an astrological volvelle, used to find the positions of planets and other celestial bodies, especially in relation to the traditional astrological houses.

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Rather like an alethiometer "Astrolabes are problem solving instruments – they compute things such as the time of day according the position of the sun and the stars in the sky. Like a computer, you input information and then you receive output. They were typically made of brass and had a 6 inch diameter, although as we will see much larger ones were made."

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Greek Muses In ancient Greece. The 9 Muses were considered sources of knowledge and providers of inspiration to creators of literature and art. Almost everyone should still have a shrine to honor them. Calliope (Epic Poetry) Clio (History) Erato (Love Poetry) Euterpe (Music) Melpomene (Tragedy) Polyhymnia (Hymns and sacred poetry) Terpsichore (Dance) Thalia (Comedy) Urania (Astronomy)

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I love how we look up and see creation and fantasy in gorgeous, gaseous spheres of light. Even love the note!

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Awesome facts about the Tardigrade, except for the last few "facts". They may be "ancient," but only by thousands of years - not millions.

Awesome facts about the Tardigrade, except for the last few "facts". They may be "ancient," but only by thousands of years - not millions.

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Old Ideas Of What The Earth Was Like, 1920 print, astronomy, ancient, universe, space stars, star chart, universe, space, astrology

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The ‘Esoteric’ Remorse of Saint George…

Gleaned from the post linked below which speaks on the underlying meaning of the referenced painting: The Remorse of Saint George In reference to ancient astronomy/astrology, the depiction of a dra…