September 1st, 2014
daughter-of-castile:

Effigy of Joanna I of Castile (1479-1555) on her tomb, Granada Cathedral.

daughter-of-castile:

Effigy of Joanna I of Castile (1479-1555) on her tomb, Granada Cathedral.

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August 31st, 2014

miyozuzu:

Dad called and told me to go check the sunset

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centuriespast:

Stamnos
Culture: Attic
Etruscan, Italy, Etruria, Vulci
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Kleophrades Painter
Date Made: c 490 BC - 480 BC
Penn Museum

centuriespast:

Stamnos

Culture: Attic

Etruscan, Italy, Etruria, Vulci

Manufacture Location: Attica

Maker: Kleophrades Painter

Date Made: c 490 BC - 480 BC

Penn Museum

amnhnyc:

Mollusks are generally characterized as having a soft body, and their exoskeletons, commonly known as shells, have evolved into countless forms, sizes, shapes, and colors—many of which wash up on shores around the globe.
If you head to the beach this Labor Day weekend look for these Angel Wing Clams, and learn about many more!

amnhnyc:

Mollusks are generally characterized as having a soft body, and their exoskeletons, commonly known as shells, have evolved into countless forms, sizes, shapes, and colors—many of which wash up on shores around the globe.

If you head to the beach this Labor Day weekend look for these Angel Wing Clams, and learn about many more!

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animadetv:

The perpetual babbit machine - play the web game here

animadetv:

The perpetual babbit machine - play the web game here

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stunningpicture:

THE LEVEL.

stunningpicture:

THE LEVEL.

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broadcastarchive-umd:

QSLs from Denmark and the Netherlands, 1957.

From the Committee to Preserve Radio Verifications collection.

Special Collections in Mass Media and Culture

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ohstarstuff:

“Mortal as I am, I know that I am born for a day. But when I follow at my pleasure the serried multitude of the stars in their circular course, my feet no longer touch the earth.”  ― Ptolemy
(Credit: Dat Pham, Mauna Kea Observatory)

ohstarstuff:

“Mortal as I am, I know that I am born for a day. But when I follow at my pleasure the serried multitude of the stars in their circular course, my feet no longer touch the earth.”  ― Ptolemy

(Credit: Dat Pham, Mauna Kea Observatory)

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magictransistor:

Ptolemaic orbits and star charts.

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August 30th, 2014
imickeyd:

Solemn Whispers by Shelby Robinson

imickeyd:

Solemn Whispers by Shelby Robinson

(Source: Flickr / shelby_rae, via laileyheart)

konapostolou:

#Athens #summerinthecity #summer #cityofathens #iloveathens

konapostolou:

#Athens #summerinthecity #summer #cityofathens #iloveathens

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