olena:

Wright’s Celestial Map of the Universe, 1742akaA synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz’d / by Thomas Wright of Durham.
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Also, if you want the ultra-high-res version that might crash/stall your shit (it’s 10k px tall, lossless jpg), that’s { here. } YW.

olena:

Wright’s Celestial Map of the Universe, 1742
aka
A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz’d / by Thomas Wright of Durham.

{ this }, pieced together.

Also, if you want the ultra-high-res version that might crash/stall your shit (it’s 10k px tall, lossless jpg), that’s { here. } YW.

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Tags: neat nerd pretty

drunken-fuckery:

QUITE LITERALLY THE GREATEST VIDEO EVER MADE. I’m so glad someone did this, it’s perfect!

thor + i threw it on the ground = wonderful

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tastefullyoffensive:

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YES ALEX

professorspork:

principia-coh:

-eloquence:

YOUR =/= YOU’RE
THEIR =/= THEY’RE =/= THERE
THAN =/= THEN
LOSE =/= LOOSE
TO =/= TOO
WE’RE =/= WERE
KNOW =/= NO
CHOOSE =/= CHOSE
WEAR =/= WHERE
YOU = IDIOT

DIFFUSE =/= DEFUSE

TO POUR OUT AND PERMIT OR CAUSE TO SPREAD FREELY; TO EXTEND OR SCATTER; TO SPREAD THINLY OR WASTEFULLY =/= TO REMOVE THE FUSE FROM (AS A MINE OR BOMB); TO MAKE LESS HARMFUL, POTENT, OR TENSE

FAZE =/= PHASE

Passed =/= Past

Defiantly =/= Definitely 

Words are important!

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Tags: nerd

ianbrooks:

Rubegoldbergian Light Switches by Green Tea Jewelry

Need an overly complicated but creative way to make the arduous task of light-switching bearable? The folks at Green Tea Jewelry know that feel, creating these masterfully excessive gear structures to help you toggle your lights on and off. Available for purchase at their etsy.

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Tags: want nerd neat Yes

jtotheizzoe:

staceythinx:

Plates from the X-ray Atlas of the Skull. 1918

Repeatedly killin’ it when it comes to vintage medical art, Stacey!

Fancy actually reading this nearly century-old exploration of the human cranium? Yes, of course you do. It’s available at the Internet Archive in several formats.

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sweet!

sweet!

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thehappysorceress:

turhansbeycompany:

I must figure out how to build a door like this.

Yes you must.

thehappysorceress:

turhansbeycompany:

I must figure out how to build a door like this.

Yes you must.

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awesome!

awesome!

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