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Carl Sagan’s Pulsar Map Relative position of the Sun to the center of the Galaxy and 14 pulsars with their periods denoted. The lengths of the lines show the relative distances of the pulsars to the Sun. need to get the pulsar tattooed soon

Illustrations of various geometric figures by Leonardo da Vinci for Luca Pacioli’s “De Divina Poroportione" - the only thing da Vinci had a hand in that was published during his life time.

Illustrations of various geometric figures by Leonardo da Vinci for Luca Pacioli’s “De Divina Poroportione" - the only thing da Vinci had a hand in that was published during his life time.

Topkapı Scroll (Turkish: Topkapı Parşömeni) is a Timurid dynasty pattern scroll in the collection of the Topkapı Palace museum. The scroll is a valuable source of information, consisting of 114 patterns that may have been used both indirectly and directly by architects to create the tiling patterns in many mosques.

INSPIRATION PIC The Topkapi Scroll, a fifteenth century Timurid pattern book, is one of the few surviving documents to shed light on the conceptualization, theory, and practice of design in the premodern Islamic world.

Ivan Seymus   #urban #sketch  #travel #journal    http://www.ivanseymus.com/    https://www.flickr.com/photos/dessinauteur/

Art journal pages and scrapbook inspiration - ideas for travel journaling, art journaling, and scrapbooking.

Gorgeous midori travelers notebook pages - ideas and inspiration for keeping a travel journal, sketchbook, scrapbook, or art journal

Amazing landscapes carved into books | How Do It Info

Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramée Artist Guy Laramee has recently completed a number of new sculptural works where he transforms thick tomes into incredible topographical features including mountains, caves, volcanoes, and even water.

The key to the universe is yours now

A recently discovered set of drawings by Nikola Tesla reveals an incredible multiplication "map" that contains all numbers in a simple system. The sketches were hidden in a small trunk with drawings and manuscripts for