Links that may or may not be related to gardens, food, travel, nature, or heterotopias and liminal spaces but probably are. Sources in parentheses.

review: A Modern Art Critical Analysis of Birds’ Nests (McSweeney’s) “There’s just something so nest-y about it. It’s trying too hard to be a nest. … A nest doesn’t have to look like a nest to be a nest.”

images: Glastonbury 2022 Festival in Pictures (Atlantic)

Q&A: What if somebody opens the door of an airliner in flight? (Patrick Smith’s Ask the Pilot) Also check out Aborted Landings For Dummies and The Truth About Cabin Air.

images: dreamy photos of divinely luxuriant sea animals (The Picture Show/NPR). That Flower Hat Jelly and Southern Keeled Octopus, ooh la la.

more images: Explore the world before photography. (Watercolour World) “Before the invention of the camera, people used watercolours to document the world. .. We are creating a free online database of documentary watercolours painted before 1900.” Search by keyword or mapped location.

garden photos: The Mind Garden (Chelsea Flower Show 2022). I like it because it’s beautifully overgrown.

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