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Cold Dark Matter: An Exploded View by Cornelia Parker. Saw this at The Tate Modern, London and completely fell in love with it. There was so much to see in the actual exhibit and the single lightbulb lighting the room made it almost feel magical with all the shadows on the walls.

from WSJ

Suspended Animation

ALEXANDER CALDER. Alexander Calder was an American sculptor best known as the originator of the mobile, a type of kinetic sculpture made with delicately balanced or suspended components which move in response to motor power or air currents. Wikipedia


Red Dwarf's The Cat: Evolved from a cat that Dave Lister had smuggled aboard Red Dwarf before being put in suspended animation for thousands of years, The Cat exhibits all the self-centeredness and vanity of your typical house cat.

from Mail Online

Shhhhh, we sleeping beauties are trying to get some shut eye! The amazing pictures of snoozing newborns


What about using all those little pieces of old embroidery and lace, adding left over scraps of material etc to make some special bunting? gentlework: Botanical Bunting


First Humans to Be Placed in Suspended Animation

from Sploid

This little alien monster is fundamental to cancer research

This is a tardigrade. You can boil them, freeze them to near absolute zero, irradiate them, freeze-dry them, put them in space, whatever. They don't care. No food or water for 10 years? Tardigrade don't care. These things are awesome.


Scientists put mouse embryos in suspended animation for a month -