September 12, 2011
mudwerks:

(via TYWKIWDBI (“Tai-Wiki-Widbee”): Cheek pouches of the macaque)
“They use the pouches while foraging in the same way that hamsters do.”

For reasons I can’t quite comprehend, this illustration comes from a medical textbook entitled “The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity, Considered from the Standpoint of Development and Comparative Anatomy,” by George S. Huntington, 1903.

mudwerks:

(via TYWKIWDBI (“Tai-Wiki-Widbee”): Cheek pouches of the macaque)

“They use the pouches while foraging in the same way that hamsters do.”

For reasons I can’t quite comprehend, this illustration comes from a medical textbook entitled “The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity, Considered from the Standpoint of Development and Comparative Anatomy,” by George S. Huntington, 1903.

November 26, 2010
Nobel Prizes in Literature
1903 - Bjørnstjerne Martinus Bjørnson
Born: 8 December 1832, Kvikne, Norway
Died: 26 April 1910, Paris, France
Residence at the time of the award: Norway
Prize motivation: “as a tribute to his noble, magnificent and versatile poetry, which has always been distinguished by both the freshness of its inspiration and the rare purity of its spirit”
Language: Norwegian
Bibliography

Nobel Prizes in Literature

1903 - Bjørnstjerne Martinus Bjørnson

Born: 8 December 1832, Kvikne, Norway

Died: 26 April 1910, Paris, France

Residence at the time of the award: Norway

Prize motivation: “as a tribute to his noble, magnificent and versatile poetry, which has always been distinguished by both the freshness of its inspiration and the rare purity of its spirit”

Language: Norwegian

Bibliography