duprat3 Precious larvae

duprat2 Precious larvae

French artist and naturalist Hubert Duprat used the hermit crab shell switcheroo technique to make these precious and semi-precious materials available to a group of caddis fly larvae. The larvae used the materials to construct protective casings for themselves. Hubert Duprat interview [via Teagan Tall]


hermit 320 Precious larvae

Hermit crabs in glass

becky stern headshot Precious larvae

Becky Stern

Becky Stern is director of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site: sternlab.org

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