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By PJ Rush | Photographs of the natural and man-made world that might have come from another world altogether.
thatscienceguy:Strange, Wonderful, and Beautiful organisms:• Chromodoris Willani Blue (blue sea slug)
• Stemonitis fusca
• Sunda …
Dionisio Gonzalez’s photo illustrations add fantasy architecture to areas affected by natural disasters. Read more on Hi-Fructose.
Sumerian star map from Ninive
These macroscopic images of living creatures from the Olympus Bioscapes competition are a view of nature at its tiniest.Cool Stuff
all photos courtesy Kent Shiraishi
Filed under: Places I Want To Visit. If you’re a Mac user you may be familiar with the “Blue Pond” located in …
The Mutter Museum in Philadelphia Was originally opened in the 1900s for medical students to come and see in person ;extremely rare conditions, and the effects of diseases that had been cured or eradicated. It still stands today as the best place for medical students to get ” hands on” experience, as well as a popular attraction for locals and tourists alike.
Houses on the Edge of the Snake River Lava Plain, Canyon View Road Looking North, Jerome, ID, 2009
Saint Coronatus joined a convent in Heiligkreuztal, Germany, in 1676.
Paul Koudounaris is not a man who shies away from the macabre. Though the Los …
Photograph by Oscar Ruiz
A housing complex in Mexico City.
Ferguslie Park, Paisley
View onto the organ screen at the United Artists Theater, Los Angeles
Mind-blowing photo of a Bobtail Squid by Todd Bretl. And for more Bobtail Squid goodness: http://buff.ly/168Tuqb pic.twitter.com/Zk8HBSSoxg
Faced with rising sea levels, Pacific state looks to become world’s first floating nation — on vast “lily-pads”
The islands now called Kiribati have been inhabited since 3000 BC, but if the seas continue to rise they could be gone in as little as a century.
For a decade, Anote Tong the president has been warning the 100,000 inhabitants of the tiny Pacific state that they may not have much longer to cling to their 32 atolls. Now, he can talk about a potential solution.
Improbable though it may sound, with the help of a pioneering Japanese company and a few hundred billion dollars, Mr. Tong is considering …
Most mind-blowing fact I've encountered all month, scurvy-related or otherwise: pic.twitter.com/clyHihWZp8