Friday Frustule

Let it RIP
Let it RIP: Is that you Skorp? It’s me, StarBear…

H/T to Cells Retrieved From Stratosphere Are Alien Life Scientists Claim (Discover Blogs)

StarBeer Goggles

StarBeer Goggles
The Joggles of the StarBeer Goggles

H/T to beer goggles; word-of-the-day joggles; and wildlife crossings! (credit to Adam Fagen’s photograph)

Mmm, I am going to try to embed a facebook posting. Meh, didn’t work (I copied the embed code on the fb posting; maybe it only works the other way around), but here it is:


Puzzle Sombrero: RompeCabezas Jueves

RompeCabezas StarBear: Dancing with Fire?

As a StarDweller, dancing with fire is a requirement… even if you’re footloose and fancy-free. Always say hi to Eukaryotic SombreBro’s 🙂

See the beautiful Sombrero (Beautifully distorted…click for a different view point)

Sombrero Galaxy: A United Nations treaty decla...
Sombrero Galaxy: A United Nations treaty declares Outer Space the common heritage of humanity. Garrett Hardin doubted the capacity of conscience to protect such commons areas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Puzzle Space Piece

HourGlass Puzzle Pieces falling into Space
HourGlass Puzzle Pieces falling into Space– (CC 3.0 Unported picture in puzzle piece via ESO)

H/T to Bizarre Alignment of Planetary Nebulae (ESO)



Ergo, Terrestrial

Id, Ego and Super-ego
Id, Ego and Super-ego: Don’t offend my Ego with your ID

StarBear was intelligently designed by her author.


Holidays at Lake Vostok

From StarBear's Family Album
From StarBear’s Family Album

(h/t to New Evidence: Antartica’s Ancient Ice-covered Lake is full of Life, iO9; PLOS ONE: Subglacial Lake Vostok)