In Bavarian folklore, a wolpertinger is an animal said to inhabit the alpine forests of Bavaria in Germany. It has a body comprised from various animal parts — generally wings, antlers, tails and fangs, all attached to the body of a small mammal.
Ulisse Aldrovandi, Monstrorum Historia (History of Monsters) late a compendium of monstrous and human hybrid races. Here shown are the Cynocephali, dog-head humans said to inhabit a island in the East.
Dryads & Hamadryads are wood nymphs in Greek mythology. These female nature spirits were thought to inhabit trees & forests, more specifically oak. Dryads are often depicted being accompanied or pursued by their male counterpart, the satyr.
Blue whale, the largest animal ever to inhabit earth - since the whale was approximately long and just a few feet from the camera, an extremely wide lens was used to photograph the entire enormous whale.
The Hereford Mappa Mundi is the largest intact Medieval wall map in the world and its ambition is breathtaking – to picture all of human knowledge in a single image. The work of a team of artists, the world it portrays is overflowing with life,.