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Game pieces for a new—and really hard—board game.
Buttons designed to match a new—and very textured—fall fabric.
A rare breed of scarabs nourishing their eggs.
Ticks hangin’ out on a Komodo dragon.


Blending right in, ticks of the species Aponomma komodoense make their home on the pebbly skin of a Komodo dragon. The Indonesian reptile is the exclusive host of the parasites.

What are the spots strewn across this cobbled surface?

Photograph by Robert Madden

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