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jtotheizzoe:

explore-blog:

Isaac Asimov in conversation with Bill Moyers about science, dogma, education, and creativity – a must-read.

Science: Verb or noun?
What say you?

jtotheizzoe:

explore-blog:

Isaac Asimov in conversation with Bill Moyers about science, dogma, education, and creativity – a must-read.

Science: Verb or noun?

What say you?

archaeologicalnews:

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A statue, believed to be the ancient Greek goddess Demeter, has been unearthed at an illegal excavation in Simav, western Turkey. The statue, weighing in at 610kg and standing 2.8 meters tall, was discovered by two Turks, Ramazan C. And Ismail G, 26 and 62 years old respectively, who are…

syd-k:

WHY ISN’T IT TAGGED, WHYYYYY. I shall feex eet.

This is from “A Gathering of Cats” by Makoto Shinkai. It’s a one-minute short, and you can watch the whole thing here.

Truest shit I’ve seen since Chi’s Sweet Home, y’all. Truest shit.

archaeologicalnews:

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A retired army general says he has filed a court case pushing for Egypt’s historic Saint Catherine’s Monastery to be demolished and its Greek monks deported on the grounds that they pose a threat to national security.

In May 2012, Ahmed Ragai Attiya obtained 71 administrative orders regarding…

I reflected how many satisfied, happy people there really are! What a suffocating force it is! You look at life: the insolence and idleness of the strong, the ignorance and brutishness of the weak, incredible poverty all about us, overcrowding, degeneration, drunkenness, hypocrisy, lying… Yet all is calm and stillness in the houses and in the streets; of the fifty thousand living in a town, there s not one who would cry out, who would give vent to his indignation aloud. We see the people going to market for provisions, eating by day, sleeping by night, talking their silly nonsense, getting married, growing old, serenely escorting their dead to the cemetery; but we do not see and we do not hear those who suffer, and what is terrible in life goes on somewhere behind the scenes…Everything is so quiet and peaceful, and nothing protests but mute statistics: so many people gone out of their minds, so many gallons of vodka drunk, so many children dead from malnutrition… And this order of things s evidently necessary; evidently the happy man only feels at ease because the unhappy bear their burdens in silence, and without that silence happiness would be impossible.
Chekhov, Anton. Ward No. 6 and Other Stories. (via wordsnquotes)

deeeeaaan:

Game of Thrones Wedding Cake

oh yeah lets just have a game of thrones themed wedding

what can possibly go wrong?

plasmatics-life:

Cherry Blossoms | Kyoto Botanical Garden (by Azul Obscura)

plasmatics-life:

Cherry Blossoms | Kyoto Botanical Garden (by Azul Obscura)

gasexplosionatthescalpelfactory:

mackblesa:

just-a-transgirl:

sixpenceee:

What Earth would look like if it has rings

Petition for Earth to get rings.

why can’t earth have rings

We can’t even handle marriage in the first place, why would we get rings?

gasexplosionatthescalpelfactory:

mackblesa:

just-a-transgirl:

sixpenceee:

What Earth would look like if it has rings

Petition for Earth to get rings.

why can’t earth have rings

We can’t even handle marriage in the first place, why would we get rings?