Interconnected Earth


Human brain, Ferns, Asian Rhododendrons, Roses, Honeybees, Carnations, Daisies, Day lilies, Combine harvester, Maize, Rabbits, Honeycomb, Crop spraying, pesticide run-off, Clean and polluted water, construction, daming of rivers, natural water recycling and purification, fossil fuels and mining, the fibonacci series, Our galaxy: a single earth in a limitless universe, industrialised agriculture of uniform precision, the forestry cycle and carbon capture, Carbon footprints and the Blue Whale, roads and urbanisation, Water molecules, toxic waste, sea turtles, dolphin bycatch, morrel mushroom, hammerhead shark, giant clam, Minke whale, sponges, brain coral, starfish, sea anemones, Aloe vera, Pollen grain from a lily flower; all united by DNA, which makes the
'Interconnected Earth' was Funded by the Department of Environment through Notice Nature, Ireland's public awareness campaign on biodiversity, to celebrate the United Nations International Year of Biodiversity 2010. The 15m long banner was commissioned by the National Botanic Gardens from artists LBionic (aka Brendan McHugh) and Tydal Canon.