East coast calling.
derwolfsmantel:

A double amputee of the French army learns to write again with prosthetic arms and the assistance of a Red Cross nurse. (via)

derwolfsmantel:

A double amputee of the French army learns to write again with prosthetic arms and the assistance of a Red Cross nurse. (via)

You Can Be A Robot

fakescience:

You can Be A robot

Brilliant!

guardian:

Pilgrims watch as an infertile worshipper is lowered into a baptism pool by priests in Lalibela, a small town in Ethiopia’s highlands
From the Sony world photography awards’ professional shortlist
Photograph: Gali Tibbon
guardian:

Afraid of flying? Look away now. Our gallery rounds up white-knuckle airports around the world.

guardian:

Afraid of flying? Look away now. Our gallery rounds up white-knuckle airports around the world.

theclearlydope:

I’ve never slow clapped a haircut. 
……
Until today. 

Brilliant haircut!

theclearlydope:

I’ve never slow clapped a haircut. 

……

Until today. 

Brilliant haircut!

nationalpost:

‘Beyond reasonable doubt’: King Richard III’s remains found buried beneath England parking lot
He wore the English crown, but he ended up defeated, humiliated and reviled. Now things are looking up for King Richard III. Scientists announced Monday that they had found the monarch’s 500-year-old remains under a parking lot in the city of Leicester — a discovery Richard’s fans say will rewrite the history books.

University of Leicester researchers say tests on a battle-scarred skeleton unearthed last year prove “beyond reasonable doubt” that it is the king, who died at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485, and whose remains have been missing for centuries.

“Richard III, the last Plantaganet King of England, has been found,” said the university’s deputy registrar, Richard Taylor. (AP Photo/ University of Leicester)

laughingsquid:

A Formal Declaration of the “Man Rules” in Bathrooms
mapsontheweb:

Satirical map of Prussia by William Harvey (alias Aleph). From Aleph’s 1869 “Geographical Fun, or Humorous Outlines of Various Countries” published in London by Hodder and Stoughton.

mapsontheweb:

Satirical map of Prussia by William Harvey (alias Aleph). From Aleph’s 1869 “Geographical Fun, or Humorous Outlines of Various Countries” published in London by Hodder and Stoughton.