This all day
and I am celebrating with sake and an elegy for my grandmother.
Zao Wou-Ki. 18-3-92, 1992, oil on canvas
Pablo Picasso photographed by Gjon Mili, 1949
“Biologist Luis Zambrano of Mexico’s National Autonomous University says the most recent three-month attempt to net axolotls found not one of the creatures. He says researchers are planning a second three-month hunt for the creatures, which still survive in labs and breeding tanks.
Millions once lived in the giant lakes of Xochimilco and Chalco on which Mexico City was built. Using four stubby legs to drag themselves along lake bottoms or their thick tails to swim like mini-alligators, they hunted plentiful aquatic insects, small fish and crustaceans.”
this is the most depressing news i have read today.