Unfortunately, the seer seen here has become infected with "the blot," an affliction in which the spores of a parasitic fungus blow into the eyes of a seer. As the blot develops, it feeds on the tissue of a seer's eyes, absorbing it.
The spaceman in this picture is removing the infection from the seer as a gesture of goodwill towards the creatures of the planet for allowing him to explore its surface.
The meaninglessness of life and death and the succor of television.
Cat portrait of a radical chemist.
The cat's pajamas.