Found this creation on my desk this morning. Someone was working too late in lab last night.
The woman who made this has a Nature paper, by the way. Just saying.
-mentally 12 yrs. old | Filipino | INTP
-currently having a life crisis and is trying to run from it all by hiding in the internet.
-uses fountain pens.
-reads mostly under the following genre: sci-fi, fantasy, classics, science
-is absolutely in love with Spaced. yes, that british sit-com that ended more than ten years ago.
-is disappointed by the lack of hoverboards at present time.
FOR USE OF
ADVICE & ASSISTANCE OBTAINABLE IMMEDIATELY
HOVER TO OPEN
(With a tip of the hat to thestudentofcoffee, who reminded me of the passage)
It’d be nice if this hit 100,000 notes before the Discworld convention in August, as I don’t think Terry’s seen it yet, and I’d like to show it to him then. Just saying…
and i’d choose you.
Le génie du mal [The genius of evil, aka; Lucifer]; Guillaume Geefs
“The statue was originally a commission for Geefs’ younger brother Joseph, who completed it in 1842 and installed it the following year. It generated controversy at once and was criticized for not representing a Christian ideal.The cathedral administration declared that “this devil is too sublime.” The local press intimated that the work was distracting the “pretty penitent girls” who should have been listening to the sermons.” [x]
[The original ‘sublime’ version shown below, and the ‘revised’ one in the photoset above]
> Make sculpture of the devil
> No this sculpture is too hot for church
> Make another one
> It’s even hotter
Star Trek + Social Commentary (context in the captions)
THIS is what the original Star Trek TV series and films were about. Not just about blowing up things in space and snazzy lens flares with a side order of casual sexism -.-‘.
dude do you know how many people I have pissed off by saying the exact same thing?
Not enough people.
Show vs. Tell
Great description of the difference.
Some claim that Evolution is just a theory, as if it were merely an opinion.
PLANETS AND STARS by size
By nihokrauss // Jun 13, 2012
Wikipedia also has a List of the Largest Known Stars
Star light, star bright, get yourself some perspective tonight.