Collection of interesting natural things

I took the picture above to see if I could get a good shot of the ocelli - three secondary eyes between the big ones. They are just about visible. Why spanning tree? It's a routing term, from each user's perspective the network looks like a spanning tree - with no loops and only one route to any place. Every user's spanning tree is unique.

King Alfred

SciencePosted by Jay Mon, April 16, 2012 19:47:37
His cakes

About 8 cm across...

and here are a few others...

All coming out of the cambium, and while we are at interesting fungi...