How It Works

What On Earth Is It? – #14

Next on the guessing list this month is this. Wow, that ball of string has been messed up quite severely hasn’t it?

Anyway, if you think you know what it really is, or – even better – you have a hilariously silly concept of what it might be (but definitely isn’t), drop us a line and get your suggestion printed in the magazine next month.

Struck down by the clue – The answer you seek, you already possess.




  • Bradley Weisman

    Possibly an x-ray of Medusa’s head??

  • Andy S.

    Iris in human eye?

  • Donna Riggs

    one of those pictures where a child colors the background with many colored crayons and then the top is covered over with a black crayon. Then they take a pointed object and scrap away the black crayon. My guess and it isn’t scientific.

  • Donna Riggs

    a feather?

  • Jay

    a computer graphic representation of something, or a microscopic sea creature

  • Hannah E.

    The tangled guts of some weird creature?

  • joshua

    These are DNA molicule strands in your body.

  • Swe

    Cilia in the respiratory tract?

  • Maria

    Some kind of weird flower? A fungi?

  • Tom

    Is it a complex bacteria?

  • Tom

    Is it frozen water under a special magnifying glass?