30 8 / 2014

mountstar:

Types of Matter

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30 8 / 2014

classysassyrude:

Boyz in the Hood 23 years later

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30 8 / 2014

anthongie:

matching icons for you and your friends

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30 8 / 2014

thatfunnyblog:

The American collegiate system in one gif set

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30 8 / 2014

unexplained-events:

Tyson the Swan

Tyson will attack you if you come within a two-mile stretch of the Grand Union Canal in Bugbrooke, Northamptonshire. Joe Davies learned this the hard way and capsized.

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micdotcom:

Spanish city hall gets wrapped in bras after mayor makes offensive comments

The city hall building in the Spanish city of Valladolid has been wrapped around with bras — and it’s pretty amazing.

The dramatic display of undergarments was carried out Monday after hundreds of people converged on the building and chained bras to its pillars. The evocative protest was in response to highly sexist and insensitive comments recently by the city’s mayor, Francisco Javier León de la Riva,

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30 8 / 2014

tigersdrinktea:

“Blow minds, not dudes” 

Actually you can do both! What a concept! That women can be intelligent as well as sexually active! And we don’t live in the goddamn 18th century and women don’t have to be pure little virgin housewives if they don’t want to! Oh my gosh!

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30 8 / 2014

historicaltimes:

The first surviving photograph ever taken in 1826 or 1827.

historicaltimes:

The first surviving photograph ever taken in 1826 or 1827.

30 8 / 2014

belfours:

fuck depression. there’s nothing more insidious than a disorder that tricks lovely people into believing they are worthless. 

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30 8 / 2014

micdotcom:

16 incredible facts will change the way you think about Africa

1) In the 1970s, Africa’s entire population was one-half of Europe’s. Today, Africa’s population is more than double the EU’s. 
2) More transactions are done by mobile money in Kenya than in the U.S. Kenyans have done $12.5 billion worth of business in the first six months of 2014.
3) Over 100 incubators have been founded in the past 48 months in Africa. And you thought Silicon Valley was the future of technology. 
4) Rwanda ranks highest in the world for number of women parliamentarians at 64%.
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micdotcom:

16 incredible facts will change the way you think about Africa

1) In the 1970s, Africa’s entire population was one-half of Europe’s. Today, Africa’s population is more than double the EU’s. 

2) More transactions are done by mobile money in Kenya than in the U.S. Kenyans have done $12.5 billion worth of business in the first six months of 2014.

3) Over 100 incubators have been founded in the past 48 months in Africa. And you thought Silicon Valley was the future of technology. 

4) Rwanda ranks highest in the world for number of women parliamentarians at 64%.

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30 8 / 2014

zooophagous:

North American River Otters

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