100,000 notes and I wonder how many people realise this line was improvised by a 7 year old
I think most of us guessed it when we saw the “people from liverpool” bit.
This is what Mars would have looked like with water.
Well, theoretically anyway. The left image represents Mars with a biosphere, thus a similar threshold for life as Earth. The right image represents Mars simply with water mapped geologically.
The truth is, I pretend to be a cynic, but I am really a dreamer who is terrified of wanting something she may never get.❞
— Joanna Hoffman (via howgravityworks)
The Midnight Planétarium watch was a collaboration between Van Cleef & Arpels and Christiaan van der Klaauw. The watch is made of 396 separate parts and features the six closest planets orbiting the sun in real time (Uranus and Neptune were left out because you probably won’t live long enough to see either one complete a full orbit).
Beyond Earth Stephen Di Donato
"After recently finding old science fiction magazines dating back from the 1980’s, it reignited my childhood memories of my curiosity of our solar system and of limitless imagination. I began researching heavily on NASA missions and came to the realization that the late 1950’s to mid-1970’s were exciting times for new discoveries, for real photographic images of planets and for limitless possibilities. This gave me the incentive to start a personal project named Beyond Earth."
I wish I could convince my cat to wear glasses.
I think this every day as I down a glass of potassium…
One Star Review, Toothpaste For Dinner
— Mark Twain (via larmoyante)
So I attended this (optional) lecture after school today, and all I can say is wow. I haven’t seen anything that nerdy since…
Well, I guess since my Paleobiology professor went on that passionate rant about silicoflagellate symmetry earlier this morning.