Petrified Wood Indonesia

The rise of petrified wood in Indonesia

What is Petrified Wood? Petrified wood is the fossilization of plant materials, mainly woody stems, trunks, and roots. When a freshly toppled tree is covered with ash or other oxygen-depriving materials, the process of decomposition is halted. Instead, the process of permineralization slowly replaces the organic constituents over time. After millions of years, movements in …

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Dragonflies and Damselflies, almost perfect creatures from the very beginning

Dragonflies and Damselflies, almost perfect creatures from the very beginning

What is the difference between Dragonflies and Damselflies? So, both animal groups are insects belonging to the order Odonata (meaning toothed jaw). They are fast and skillful hunters, with an elongated body and exceptional, sometimes stunning flying skills. They both poses two pairs of wings and extremely powerful jaws with whom they catch their prey …

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Butterflies and tools

How taxidermy works?

What is taxidermy? In the general sense, taxidermy is considered as a set of mechanical, chemical and biological processes for the long-term conservation of living beings (mammals, birds, fish, insects, spiders, etc.) as a whole body or a specific part of the body. Taxidermy is both an art and a trade. On the one hand, …

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