I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.

Stephen Jay Gould (via sugaryumyum)

I will never not reblog this. 

(via iamateenagefeminist)

(Source: peapodkid, via iamayoungfeminist)

Lessig Blog, v2: Prosecutor as bully

lessig:

Boston Wiki Meetup

(Some will say this is not the time. I disagree. This is the time when every mixed emotion needs to find voice.)

Since his arresting the early morning of January 11, 2011 — two years to the day before Aaron Swartz ended his life — I have known more about the events that began this…

Final Project: website mockup

Final Project: website mockup

fastcompany:

A glass that alerts you if you’re about to get roofied.
yourllbeanboyfriend:

Thomas and I strolled through the woods behind his parents’ house in Rangeley, tightly gripping our travel mugs of hot chocolate and enjoying the added heat through our gloves. It had been the perfect weekend meeting his parents and seeing the house where he spent his childhood… and it was that weekend that I realized he was the One. 

yourllbeanboyfriend:

Thomas and I strolled through the woods behind his parents’ house in Rangeley, tightly gripping our travel mugs of hot chocolate and enjoying the added heat through our gloves. It had been the perfect weekend meeting his parents and seeing the house where he spent his childhood… and it was that weekend that I realized he was the One. 

In a place where Walmart and McDonald’s are now as ubiquitous as sourdoughs and homesteaders, photographer Ben Huff’s project on the Dalton Highway embodies the confounding nature of America’s 49th state.

In a place where Walmart and McDonald’s are now as ubiquitous as sourdoughs and homesteaders, photographer Ben Huff’s project on the Dalton Highway embodies the confounding nature of America’s 49th state.

stormtrooperfashion:

Gertrud Hegelund by Henrique Gendre for the A. Brand Spring 2013 Campaign

stormtrooperfashion:

Gertrud Hegelund by Henrique Gendre for the A. Brand Spring 2013 Campaign

(via w-anderlusting)

magnolius:

Sunken Boat in Antarctica
A haunting image of a sunken boat captured by Ruslan Eliseev . The 76-ft Brazillian boat was used for scientific and educational expeditions. Fortunately the entire crew was evacuated before it sank.

magnolius:

Sunken Boat in Antarctica

A haunting image of a sunken boat captured by Ruslan Eliseev . The 76-ft Brazillian boat was used for scientific and educational expeditions. Fortunately the entire crew was evacuated before it sank.

(Source: svdp)

explore-blog:

This bookworm chair is only the best thing ever. More unusual bookcases here, here and here.
(↬ this isn’t happiness)

explore-blog:

This bookworm chair is only the best thing ever. More unusual bookcases here, here and here.

( this isn’t happiness)

(Source: explore-blog)