Burning Sensation Will Gradually Subside

sassyjesuschrist:

phannahtom:

The most fun a poor art history major can have without selling their soul for the ability to travel the world. 

Google maps lets you go in places now: Musee d’Orsay, The Met, Versailles, all of the places above, and tons more. I am pleased. 

WOW LIKE WOULD YOU LOOK AT THAT

What hath Google wrought!

kaching:

American Garrett McNamara rides a wave in Nazare, Portugal.

Eek!

kaching:

American Garrett McNamara rides a wave in Nazare, Portugal.

Eek!

offsidebrazil:

Sao Paulo. Journalists from different Latin American countries gather for a beer after a day of hard work in Midia Ninja headquarters in Cambuci Neighborhood.
© Midia Ninja

Excellent

offsidebrazil:

Sao Paulo. Journalists from different Latin American countries gather for a beer after a day of hard work in Midia Ninja headquarters in Cambuci Neighborhood.
© Midia Ninja

Excellent

timelightbox:

Photo: Bulent Kilic—AFP/Getty Images
TIME presents the Best Pictures of the Week
A man kisses his son who was rescued after an explosion in a coal mine in Manisa, Turkey. 
See the full gallery on time.com

timelightbox:

Photo: Bulent Kilic—AFP/Getty Images

TIME presents the Best Pictures of the Week

A man kisses his son who was rescued after an explosion in a coal mine in Manisa, Turkey.

See the full gallery on time.com

iamafencer:

Champion fencer Dennis Ljungqvist, Sweden. With his right hand broken, he switched to left handed grip in the final in the messer tournament against Lee Smit. Living up to HEMA’s standard of chivalry and honour, Lee also switched to a left handed grip to make for a fair fight.

iamafencer:

Champion fencer Dennis Ljungqvist, Sweden. With his right hand broken, he switched to left handed grip in the final in the messer tournament against Lee Smit. Living up to HEMA’s standard of chivalry and honour, Lee also switched to a left handed grip to make for a fair fight.

Here, here!

padraigreidy:

This morning’s Irish Times carries an explanation of the newspaper’s decision to remove the cartoon below from its website.

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The cartoon, by the Irish Times’s long-serving cartoonist Martyn Turner, concerns a new child protection bill on the table in the republic which would oblige some…

mainframe50:

There are 1.1M CICS transactions every second, every day. Compare this to only 59,421 Google searches every second, globally.
ibm.com/mainframe50
IBM Mainframe50
Did you know: There are 1.1M CICS transactions every second, every day. #Systemz #mainframe50

mainframe50:

There are 1.1M CICS transactions every second, every day. Compare this to only 59,421 Google searches every second, globally.

ibm.com/mainframe50

IBM Mainframe50

Did you know: There are 1.1M CICS transactions every second, every day. #Systemz #mainframe50

Brown wooden road, Connemara.

Brown wooden road, Connemara.

natgeofound:

Traffic lights are made in Shreveport, Louisiana, and sent around the U.S. and abroad, December 1947.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

natgeofound:

Traffic lights are made in Shreveport, Louisiana, and sent around the U.S. and abroad, December 1947.
Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic