a lot of really fucking weird shit happened last night

and I road a freight train for the first time

over the past 48+ hours I have had maybe 5 (maaaaaaaybe) hours of sleep







We walked through the busy village, across misty fields, down dirt roads, into mazes of buildings to Xiangying’s home. Along the way I noticed mirrors hanging in many of the windows and above the doorways, some even had old rusty knives hanging beside the mirrors. Xiangying told me that the people have done this for years to keep the evil spirits out.”

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let the fucking roman empire fall again I never liked empires anyway

#it has been 24hrs since i woke up #woo


Fig. 5. Diagram of the dorsal aspect of the cat, with the limbs in the normal position. 1882.


Christina Seely's series Lux, long-exposures of Earth’s 45 brightest cities as shown by NASA’s map of the planet at night.

The three brightest regions are the United States, Japan, and Western Europe.

Aside from being the wealthiest and most powerful regions in the world, they cumulatively emit approximately 45% of the world’s CO2 and are (now along with China) the top consumers of electricity, energy and resources.

1. New York 2. Kansas City 3. Madrid 4. Kyoto

so I have a tinder now

idk why


Deadly landslides hit Japan | Photos | The Big Picture | Boston.com


The Rose of Jericho [VIDEO] is a species of desert moss that has the amazing ability to ‘resurrect’ itself after bouts of extreme dehydration lasting months or even years. After just a few hours of exposure to moisture the plants burst to life, uncurling from a tight ball of dry leaves to a green flower-like shape. Videographer Sean Steininger shot this timelapse of several plants as he exposed them to water.





Buddhist Monks all the way from Tibet and India have come to protest in Ferguson.