(Source: aseaofquotes, via softlyslippingpearls)
(Source: National Geographic)
A visual proof by Kürschák that a regular 12-sided polygon inscribed in the unit circle has area 3. This means that estimating π to be 3 is like saying a circle is a Dodecagon.
Write it. Shoot it. Publish it. Crochet it, sauté it, whatever. MAKE. — Joss Whedon (via writingbox)
(Source: chargerlemans, via smokingseagulls)
nothing changed the day
the earth didn’t stand still
no stars fell
he was gone, and the hole
he left was only six feet long and
a thousand tears deep
eroded black loam,
carved by salt tears held back
kept inside, not to freak anybody out
just to go about the day
quietly minding somebody else’s
shouldering someone else’s pain
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death. — Martin Luther King Jr
George W Bush
George Bush, Sr
Martin Luther King Jr
(Source: italdred, via snowcladpines)
For 21 years, the U.N. has condemned the U.S. embargo against Cuba and for 21 years the United States has ignored it.
Some 188 nations voted against the embargo in 2012, with only the U.S. itself, Israel, Palau opposing.