This woman is made of star stuff, and so are you

Illustration for article titled This woman is made of star stuff, and so are you

I'm loving this side panel tattoo of an internal spiral galaxy. It belongs to Valentene Peinhardt, who tells Carl Zimmer her corporeal star systems were inspired by Carl Sagan's Cosmos:

I wanted a tattoo that would embrace my love for astronomy and consciousness of being. I remember years ago realizing the fact that we were made of star stuff when I was watching an episode of Carl Sagan's Cosmos series. Since then, my entire outlook on life has changed.

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So cool. More science ink goodness over at The Loom.

Illustration for article titled This woman is made of star stuff, and so are you

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I love the inspiration behind it, but this looks kinda... 80's?