Nagendra, Harini (2016) Classics. Resonance: Journal of Science Education, 21 (2). pp. 189-198.

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The selection ofMaria Sibylla Merian’s work depicted here shows the wide diversity of natural life that she studied, recording and depicting it with great care. In her own words, in her work “studies of caterpillars, worms, and maggots are depicted, showing how they change in colour and form when they shed their skins and finally change into butterflies, moths, beetles, bees, and flies.

Item Type: Article
Authors: Nagendra, Harini
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nature, Plants, Insects.
Subjects: Social sciences > Education
Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences > Life sciences; biology
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Development
Full Text Status: Public
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