Several amazing photos of slime mold. Gorgeous!

Hemitrichia calyculata

Hemitrichia calyculata

Slime and mold are two words guaranteed to send a shiver down many a spine. However, plasmodial slime molds, fungus – like organisms with about eight hundred and fifty species worldwide – possess a strange beauty that you might not expect. Come and take a look at a few, thanks to some exquisite macro photography. You may never look at slime mold in the same light again.

via Swans on Tea

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