Iorek Byrnison, the armored bear from Philip Pullman's Golden Compass, by Martin Dasnoy. Available as a desktop wallpaper sized image here. See also "Witchblade." Via.
And a few more links:
1. Michael Gondry will draw a sketch of you for $20. Via.
2. Some sex offenders in California are housed at a facility called Coalinga. It apparently costs $200,000 a year for each "patient."
3. An inspirational guide for how the USA should proceed in the world.
4. Hercules vs. the hydra.
*Previously: Reimagined His Dark Materials book covers.
*Buy Golden Compass posters at eBay.