Canal of Schlemm

Because the aqueous humor has to go somewhere.

mucholderthen:

CHOLERA
Ella Ginn

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harvardindy:

And Harvard’s quintessentially quaint quad houses.

Alliteration is in our blood. Deal.

Photographs by Maria Barragan-Santana

harvardindy:

Harvard’s ravishing river houses

Photographs by Maria Barragan-Santana

#5 Leverett Represent

elsewards:

J.R.R. Tolkien

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BILL BILL BILL BILL BILL

discoverynews:

Bill Nye: Creationism is Inappropriate for Children

“Evolution is the fundamental idea in all of life science, in all of biology.  It’s like, it’s very much analogous to trying to do geology without believing in tectonic plates.  You’re just not going to get the right answer.  Your whole world is just going to be a mystery instead of an exciting place.”

“I say to the grownups, if you want to deny evolution and live in your world — in your world that’s completely inconsistent with everything we observe in the universe — that’s fine, but don’t make your kids do it because we need them.  We need scientifically literate voters and taxpayers for the future.  We need people that can—we need engineers that can build stuff, solve problems.”

you go Bill…

sciencepopularis:

The five most beautiful photographs of earth according to NASA 

|Gizmodo|

Only when we realize the beauty inherent in our own physical presence, in our tangible interactions with the world around us, will we begin to understand ourselves.

The endangerment of animals is harmful to every part of an ecosystem, especially when they’re this cute.
guardian:

A two week-old eastern bongo calf looks out from under her mother at Sydney’s Taronga zoo. Eastern (or highlands) bongos are critically endangered with as few as 75 remaining in small groups of 6-12 animals in their Kenyan upland range. Bongo are one of the largest species of antelope in the world and are recognised by their striking russet colour and large antlers which extend over their backs Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images

The endangerment of animals is harmful to every part of an ecosystem, especially when they’re this cute.

guardian:

A two week-old eastern bongo calf looks out from under her mother at Sydney’s Taronga zoo. Eastern (or highlands) bongos are critically endangered with as few as 75 remaining in small groups of 6-12 animals in their Kenyan upland range. Bongo are one of the largest species of antelope in the world and are recognised by their striking russet colour and large antlers which extend over their backs Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images

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Interspecies relationships <3

discoverynews:

Fred, the Labrador retriever, adopts Dennis, the duckling, whose mother was mauled to death by a fox.

more here

fuckyournoguchicoffeetable:

Fuck your toilet decal.

fuckyournoguchicoffeetable:

Fuck your toilet decal.