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Aug 26, 2014 / 4,831 notes

sci-universe:

Each fall, millions of monarch butterflies migrate to California and Mexico for winter. North American monarchs are the only butterflies that make such a massive journey (up to 4,830 kilometers/3,000 miles). They use the sun to ensure that they stay on course and on cloudy days Earth’s magnetic field as a kind of backup navigational system. (read more here)

But the pleasant thing is to wake early, throw open the window, and lie reading in bed.
Edward Fitzgerald, from a letter to W. F. Pollock, May 3, 1840 (via awelltraveledwoman)

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Aug 19, 2014 / 7,905 notes
lightprocesses:

Hyperbolic paraboloid
Aug 19, 2014 / 961 notes

lightprocesses:

Hyperbolic paraboloid

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theparisreview:

“‘The Professor and the Siren’ stimulates each of the senses—we are invited to smell and taste the siren, not just to see or touch her.”
Marina Warner on Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa’s groundbreaking mermaid.
Aug 10, 2014 / 1,637 notes

theparisreview:

“‘The Professor and the Siren’ stimulates each of the senses—we are invited to smell and taste the siren, not just to see or touch her.”

Marina Warner on Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa’s groundbreaking mermaid.

worldwideexplorers:

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Aug 10, 2014 / 115 notes
architectural-review:

Joe Reilly
Aug 6, 2014 / 126 notes

architectural-review:

Joe Reilly

therealbohemian:

self explanatory.
Jul 28, 2014 / 1,383 notes

therealbohemian:

self explanatory.


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Jul 28, 2014 / 372 notes
unsplash:

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Jul 20, 2014 / 76 notes
A healthy woman is much like a wolf: robust, chock-full, strong life force, life-giving, territorially aware, inventive, loyal, roving.
Jul 20, 2014 / 2,107 notes
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cross-connect:

The Incredible Award Winning Pencil of Adonna Khare

Adonna has been recognized by The Los Angeles Times, U-Press Telegram, and Edward Goldman on NPR

B.A. in Art from California State University Long Beach
M.F.A in Art from CSULB
2007 Award for Distinguished Acheivement in Creative Activity

Permanent collection of the Long Beach Museum of Art as well as numerous private collections throughout the world.  Member of The Drawing Center New York.

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lafleurdesmurailles:

DF_41220016 by dillan4c on Flickr.
Jul 20, 2014 / 3,014 notes
Jul 20, 2014 / 4,831 notes

sci-universe:

Each fall, millions of monarch butterflies migrate to California and Mexico for winter. North American monarchs are the only butterflies that make such a massive journey (up to 4,830 kilometers/3,000 miles). They use the sun to ensure that they stay on course and on cloudy days Earth’s magnetic field as a kind of backup navigational system. (read more here)

Jul 19, 2014 / 4,160 notes
ballerinaproject:

Sarah - Inwood Hill Park, New York City
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Jul 19, 2014 / 408 notes

ballerinaproject:

Sarah - Inwood Hill Park, New York City

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