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octobergal15:

nohetero-superpotterlock:

good thing harry potter didnt choose slytherin

I have no idea if that will be a good movie, but we need to go see it.

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biggerstaffexposure:

Steel Bridge I | Portland, OR | ©Jennifer R. Biggerstaff Photography 2014

biggerstaffexposure:

Steel Bridge I | Portland, OR | ©Jennifer R. Biggerstaff Photography 2014

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cshibby:


stevebuscemi:

a rare photo of steve buscemi with steve buscemi


Home boy

cshibby:

stevebuscemi:

a rare photo of steve buscemi with steve buscemi

Home boy

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kajar:

The Spring Buddha (the world’s largest statue as of current). The bottom photo shows the scale of the top portion of the base.

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Reblogged from earthstory
earthstory:

#TrilobiteTuesday!Trilobites are popular enough fossils that they even have their own alliterative hashtag-day on Twitter, and that happens to be today. This little critter was photographed at the Minnesota Science Museum. The species is known as Selenopeltis buchii (pretty sure there’s a typo in the actual label on it based on a bit of detective work). This line of trilobites is characterized by the distinct spines that protrude from the main body segments.One of the more interesting features of paleontology is how much work there is still to be done to understand creatures like this. Paleontologists have become really good, over a period of centuries, at grouping together organisms like this based on the presence or absence of certain features, but it’s only in the last couple decades that they have focused on putting them in an evolutionary context. Groups of trilobites would have just been put together based on presence or absence of these features, but the underlying evolution is a hugely important step. Understanding which features came first is key to unraveling the history of life and will help scientists understand what the purpose of these features actually was. They could have been defensive, they could have been for finding food, they could have been for motion or protection against currents, and they could just have helped the creatures avoid sinking in the mud. This particular specimen probably lived around 500 million years ago, close to the boundary between the Cambrian and the Ordovician.-JBBImage credit: Ryan Sommahttps://www.flickr.com/photos/ideonexus/7321807058Read more:http://books.google.com/books?id=Wh4qAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA224&lpg=PA224&dq=Selenopeltis+buchii&source=bl&ots=D1ys5G3Iml&sig=rwpRgV_odwE9tcvPKDi01kbzi4k&hl=en&sa=X&ei=1sf8U9LEDpXesASaqYJw&ved=0CDgQ6AEwAzgK#v=onepage&q=Selenopeltis%20buchii&f=falsehttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF02988429http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016699578801028

earthstory:

#TrilobiteTuesday!

Trilobites are popular enough fossils that they even have their own alliterative hashtag-day on Twitter, and that happens to be today. 

This little critter was photographed at the Minnesota Science Museum. The species is known as Selenopeltis buchii (pretty sure there’s a typo in the actual label on it based on a bit of detective work). This line of trilobites is characterized by the distinct spines that protrude from the main body segments.

One of the more interesting features of paleontology is how much work there is still to be done to understand creatures like this. Paleontologists have become really good, over a period of centuries, at grouping together organisms like this based on the presence or absence of certain features, but it’s only in the last couple decades that they have focused on putting them in an evolutionary context. 

Groups of trilobites would have just been put together based on presence or absence of these features, but the underlying evolution is a hugely important step. Understanding which features came first is key to unraveling the history of life and will help scientists understand what the purpose of these features actually was. They could have been defensive, they could have been for finding food, they could have been for motion or protection against currents, and they could just have helped the creatures avoid sinking in the mud. 

This particular specimen probably lived around 500 million years ago, close to the boundary between the Cambrian and the Ordovician.

-JBB

Image credit: Ryan Somma
https://www.flickr.com/photos/ideonexus/7321807058

Read more:
http://books.google.com/books?id=Wh4qAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA224&lpg=PA224&dq=Selenopeltis+buchii&source=bl&ots=D1ys5G3Iml&sig=rwpRgV_odwE9tcvPKDi01kbzi4k&hl=en&sa=X&ei=1sf8U9LEDpXesASaqYJw&ved=0CDgQ6AEwAzgK#v=onepage&q=Selenopeltis%20buchii&f=false
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF02988429
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016699578801028

Reblogged from collectivehistory-deactivated20
collective-history:

“Beware of Artists” - Actual poster issued by Senator Joseph McCarthy in 1950s, at height of the red scare.

collective-history:

“Beware of Artists” - Actual poster issued by Senator Joseph McCarthy in 1950s, at height of the red scare.

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nyctaeus:

Katharina Grosse, Untitled, 2008, acrylic on various objects

nyctaeus:

Katharina Grosse, Untitled, 2008, acrylic on various objects

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beardpornography:

A summer beard with flowers, hope you are gonna like itDon’t hesitate to follow my tumblr and my instagram @captainoats17 to get more, it would be so nice from you. Cheers mate

beardpornography:

A summer beard with flowers, hope you are gonna like it
Don’t hesitate to follow my tumblr and my instagram @captainoats17 to get more, it would be so nice from you. Cheers mate

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Reblogged from mediaite

Bill Nye is having NONE of your shit lady.

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Reblogged from confusedtree-deactivated2013092

baroquen-sol:

seerofsarcasm:

confusedtree:

dspazdoesntcare:

What the hell did I just watch? 

It’s me pretending to be a video game character what is wrong with you it’s pretty straight-forward

Wow this is really accurate right down to the breathing.

I’ve never hit reblog so fast in my life.

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