“If only, instead of that noisy, bawling, crying little person, you could have produced an antelope baby.”
(via, of course, Colossal)
The ocean sunfish (Mola mola) is the heaviest known bony fish in the world. It has an average adult weight of 1,000 kg.
- Photo: Naturhistorisches Museum Wien.
- Illustration : Spolia Atlantica. Bidrag til Kundskab om Klump- eller Maanefiskene (Molidae). Japetus Steenstrup and Chr Lutken Published 1898 (Editor’s Note: Mola rotunda was the older name)
Paris 1951, by Robert Frank. If that’s not pure joy, I don’t know what is.
(If you’re in NYC, you can see this photo in person at Danziger Gallery. I did and it was great.)
“It’s starting, Adam, I think. Adam? It’s starting…”