A fruit fly ovary, a crystal from an evaporated droplet of bovine serum albumin, vaporized polyethylene oxide on a silicon wafer, a bridge of army ants. Selected entries from Princeton University’s 2014 Art of Science Competition. Via.
i just wanna know what my house smells like to other people
There are two kids across the street swordfighting with what looks like two ends of a curtain rod.
Their technique is pretty good for their age and they could be great warriors one day.
I was so scared to give up depression, fearing that somehow the worst part of me was actually all of me.
Elizabeth Wurtzel - Prozac Nation
Introducing the Social Intelligence Test! From what I can tell, it’s sponsored by Harvard and it’s rather interesting. The basis is you look at pictures of people going through different emotions and decide what emotion they’re feeling. The trick is, you can only see their eyes.
How well can you read people? I never thought I was good at it, but I scored rather high on this test. It was a very interesting experience! I highly recommend taking this!
13 out of 36…
I guess I’m just tired of being a maybe or a sometimes. I want to be something a little more or less than that.
“My grandmother always told me: ‘It doesn’t matter if you’re crippled, blind, or crazy. All this world cares about is how you survive. As long as you don’t do drugs or go to jail, you’re gonna be fine.’”
“What do you mean by: ‘The world only cares about how you survive?’”
“The only thing people care about is if you’re working, and if you’re paying your taxes. I worked for the city for six years. During the time that I was working, I was Mr. Matthew Phillips. The moment that I wasn’t able to work anymore, I became a social security number.’”
it must get annoying living in the south with all those banjos constantly playing