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tags: #daleks #doctor who

If you were beaten by failure once or twice, it’s easy to give up.  It’s far easier to stay down and in that dark place then to have hope and to work harder.  But it’s not how someone should live life.  Every day is a struggle.  It’s hard to push beyond yourself, but it’s necessary to survive.  You can’t be afraid of failure.  You have to face it.  Then, you get better. You get stronger. 

tags: #personal #life


Scale of the universe

Scroll to your hearts content from the Planck length to the diameter of the observable universe - click on any object and it will open an info box - I can’t imagine how much work must have gone into this. A few surprising things: Pluto has a smaller diameter than the width of the USA and Vatican city can fit in central park multiple times.

Find it here

I met my wife at a Star Trek convention. She was study abroad from France and spoke little English, and I didn’t know a lick of French. So, for the first few months of our relationship, we communicated by speaking Klingon.

Hear more tales of nerdery in this week’s Pwn Up! (via dorkly)

Okay I’m not even a Star Trek fan but that’s beautiful.

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tags: #awwww


Orbital Mechanics by Tatiana Plakhova 

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Firefly | This is the entire show in one perfect sentence.

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tags: #firefly


jordanian soldier warming up the hands of syrian refugee baby who’s made it to the border. photographer unknown (if anyone knows the name of the photographer, please let me know)

tags: #;~; #oh my








Those who say the Black Widow’s fighting style is just movie bullshit can see the above. ^ Shit is terrifyingly real. 

I think I’m in love.

She’s so tiny.

But she could kill me.


^ That

I will reblog this flying head scissors every time it comes on my dash because it’s so fucking awesome.

That majestic flip

It’s back on my dash so I must reblog. Too great to pass.  

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tags: #ALIENS #space #mystery



do you ever have a plan for the day and suddenly it’s 4pm and you’ve achieved literally nothing 

I believe Douglas Adams and John Lloyd came up with a word for this feeling. image

tags: #true dat #hate it


Adrianne Haslet-Davis dances again for the first time since the Boston terrorist attack last year. 

When the bombs went off at the Boston Marathon finish line, Adrianne Haslet-Davis lost the lower half of her left leg in the explosion. She’s a ballroom dance teacher, and she assumed she would never dance again. With most prosthetics, she wouldn’t.

But Hugh Herr, of the MIT Media Lab, wanted to find a way to help her. He created a bionic limb specifically for dancers, studying the way they move and adapting the limb to fit their motion. (He explains how he did it here.)

At TED2014, Adrianne danced for the first time since the attack, wearing the bionic limb that Hugh created for her.  

Hugh says, “It was 3.5 seconds between the bomb blasts in the Boston terrorist attack. In 3.5 seconds, the criminals and cowards took Adrianne off the dance floor. In 200 days, we put her back. We will not be intimidated, brought down, diminished, conquered or stopped by acts of violence.”

Amen to that, Hugh. 

Watch the full talk and performance here »


What are you so afraid of!?

I’m REALLY sorry but it looks like they’re about to rap battle

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