Introverted non-communicative type here, please don't take it personally.

A collection of eclectic and fascinating things. May not be SFW. Including but not limited to: Books, Language, Science, Beauty, Bats, Turtles, Cats, Owls, Cephalopods, Star Trek, Doctor Who, Avengers, Loki, Community, Coffee, Politics, Halloween, and ...
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Quoth the raven,

brushie brushie.

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Somewhere a rocket scientist brain surgeon physicist with a knack for economics who wears Velcro shoes is having a stress breakdown.

When I was a professional ballroom dance instructor, one of my coworkers was having a tough time teaching a step to her student. As he gets more frustrated she tells him “it’s ok- you’ll get it- this isn’t rocket science.”

There is an awkward pause as her student stares back at her.
"No" he agrees, "this isn’t rocket science. That I can do. This is some sadistic step designed specifically to torture rocket scientists.”

And that’s how we found out he worked for NASA.



123D Catch is an I-Phone and Android App that allows you to create 3D models by taking a bunch of pictures from various directions. These models can later be 3D printed. (Website)

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Autumn has arrived


The last one is so done with humans.


via starry-eyed-wolfchild:

A town known as the “town of books”, Hay-on-Wye is located on the Welsh / English border in the United Kingdom and is a bibliophile’s sanctuary.

One of my favorite places in the worls. Last time we were there with the car, we came back with the trunk so full of books that we nearly ruined the shocks. It was glorious.

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having the form of a tear; tear-shaped.

Etymology: from Latin lacrima, “tear” + -fōrma, “form, figure, model, mold, sort”.

[Greg Barrett]

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