Cassiopeia to Andromeda by Dan Watt

Cassiopeia to Andromeda by Dan Watt

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infinity-imagined:

Sunsets and sunrises seen from the International Space Station.

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wapiti3:

Biologia Centrali-Americana :zoology, botany and archaeology /edited by Frederick Ducane Godman and Osbert Salvin. on Flickr.

Publication info [London :Published for the editors by R. H. Porter],1879-1915
BHL Collections:
Smithsonian Libraries

mstrkrftz:

Cloudy Night by Jose Gadea

mstrkrftz:

Cloudy Night by Jose Gadea

sleepy-socialist:

vivelamours:

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011), Göran Hugo Olsson

You heard it right folks, the FBI considered free breakfasts for poor children to be the most dangerous internal threat to the country. Literally the kind of thing Jesus would do was the most dangerous threat to the country.

staceythinx:

These are some of the incredible images chosen for the shortlist of this year’s Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest. The winners will be announced Sept. 18.

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spacettf:

Hubble Looks at Light and Dark in the Universe by NASA Goddard Photo and Video on Flickr.

spacettf:

Hubble Looks at Light and Dark in the Universe by NASA Goddard Photo and Video on Flickr.

momo33me:

‪Bilin‬ Today 29 Aug 2014

gravitationalbeauty:

Plasma Jets from Radio Galaxy Hercules A

gravitationalbeauty:

Plasma Jets from Radio Galaxy Hercules A

micdotcom:

15 questions white people will never have to ask themselves

Many white people may never truly understand why incidents like the Michael Brown shooting infuriate blacks and other people of color — even when it’s clear that race plays a large, looming role in how the situation snowballed to the 18-year-old’s death.

This is in part because white people can move through daily life without constantly thinking about how their race will be perceived. Part of having white privilege is the freedom from worrying about racism, a freedom their black counterparts have never known. But it gives black people a unique yet challenging perspective by which they navigate the world. 

African-American scholar W.E.B. DuBois called this “double consciousness,” Follow micdotcom

ickyeel:

negativnein:

Catacombs of Paris

the only reason id ever go back to paris is to see this

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spaceexp:

A ring of dark matter in a galaxy cluster as captured by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope.

spaceexp:

A ring of dark matter in a galaxy cluster as captured by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope.

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"Probably no stars will physically hit each other. There’s just so much space between the stars, but when Andromeda collides with us it’ll have a huge impact on the Milky Way. Some things will get thrown into the black hole in the middle, some stars will get ripped off and thrown away into space, so it’ll be dramatic. And the entire night sky will change." - The Universe S1E9 Alien Galaxies

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