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arainofsunflowers:

vogue-pussyxo:

God bless him.

AMEN

ecklecticsoul:

{Strolling Series by Cecile Emeke}

Sexism,Patriarchy,Racism and Colonialsm.Full Discourse

cloudyskiesandcatharsis:

Last Meals of Innocent Men

Campaign for Amnesty International, displaying the final meal requests of prisoners executed on Death Row, who were later found innocent.

Photographed by James Reynolds

mj-the-scientist:

mintsharpie:

Our lab got a solid platinum ingot. We’re going to make it into starting material, but until then, it’s probably the bling-iest thing most of us have ever held.

It’s beautiful.

Wonder how much that costs?
tony-the-intelligent-goon:

ashiibaka:

Science.

I can’t tell what my favorite part is, but it’s either
scientists wasting budget and time to see if ants count their steps
the idea to put ants on stilts
there had to be a guy who made ant stilts and put them on the ants
confused ants

shogunofyellow:

nature is rad

Deconstructing Masculinity & Manhood with Michael Kimmel @ Dartmouth College

banji-realness:

mickyalexander:

harrysde:

From Elon James White Tuesday night.

Everything is so disheartening…

"I can get gassed & rubber bulleted every night for the next month and what will you learn that you don’t know right now?" — Elon James White

inspired by the thousands of these going around

thebabbagepatch:

holy shit holy shit holy shit holy shit holy shit

iareconscious:

In #blackhorror guess who the monsters are?

hayakata:

kropotkindersurprise:

Two ways of dealing with tear gas grenades from comrades in Turkey: Either submerge them in water. Make sure you can close off the container cause the gas will still spread for a while. Or throw them in the fire so the gas burns off before it can spread.

Wow.

scienceyoucanlove:

purp-dreams:

daggerpen:

jumpingjacktrash:

becausegoodheroesdeservekidneys:

ultrafacts:

Source For more facts follow Ultrafacts

YOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
Senegal, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, Chad, Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Djibouti. Those are the countries. It will be drought-resistant species, mostly acacias. And this is a fucking brilliant idea you have no idea oh my Christ
This will create so many jobs and regenerate so many communities and aaaaaahhhhhhh

more info here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Green_Wall
it’s already happening, and already having positive effects. this is wonderful, why have i not heard of this before? i’m so happy!

Oh wow, this is fantastic!

I teared up, america, hello we need to do this and stop expanding with the little land we have left

I remember someone from my country mentioning this but I’ve not heard too much from it after