A blog with pen, ink and pencil sketches and cartoons, illustrated folktales of dubious origins, incomprehensible public awareness campaigns, a whimsical and eclectic collection of fantastic beasts, some illustrations, the occasional animated experiment and a bunch of mistranslated jokes.

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Smoke Signals Machine Illustration

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Half Cuttlefish, half fly fantastic animal. Pen and ink color artwork

Much has been written about animals that managed to adapt from the aquatic to terrestrial environment, but little or nothing has been said about those more ambitious who tried a direct transition from water to air. Their brave efforts, besides extinction, have cost them the reprobation and silence of the scientific community which, as we know, always belonged to the first group.