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Metamorphosis of a sea biscuit

Metamorphosis is a dramatic life-changing event for many invertebrates. It’s the intersection between two distinct lives – larval and adult. It is how a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. The process is fascinating, specially when you have the chance to see it happening with your own eyes. You too can see it in the video A […]

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Tim Jackson’s economic reality check

“It’s a story about us, people, being persuaded to spend money we don’t have, on things we don’t need, to create impressions that won’t last, on people we don’t care about.”

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This is NOT your family tree

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Peaceful echinoderms

Echinoderms are mostly sedentary and hence they are more peaceful than other phylas :)

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Gastrulation

It was, Lewis Wolpert admits, a rather pretentious thing to say. The renowned biologist and author was at a European scientific meeting with colleagues when a doctor delegate asked him what he was researching. Gastrulation, Wolpert replied. The doctor’s declaration of ignorance was briskly met with: “It is not birth, marriage, or death, but gastrulation […]

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Young sea star

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Enigmatic echinoderms

I also here salute the echinoderms as a noble group especially designed to puzzle the zoologist. Book: The Invertebrates: Echinodermata (1955)Author: Libbie Henrietta HymanPage: Preface See more enigmatic echinoderms.

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Dream Sequence

This is the music video I made for the song Dream Sequence by Professor Kliq using the images of my master’s thesis on sea biscuits.

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Calcareous skeleton of a pluteus larva

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A Sea Biscuit’s Life

My video about the life cycle of a sea biscuit is now online! The video is also available on Vimeo. Learn more at: https://msc.brunovellutini.com/