Tornadoes are invisible. After all, they’re just moving air, right? The only reason you can see them is because of the water droplets that form inside the funnel cloud, and the dirt and debris they pick up once they touch ground. Source
Knowledge is power.
Just a fraction of the cool stuff I learned when researching women’s history.
Rosalind Franklin did not just help. She actually discovered the structure before - Watson and Crick stole all the credit after building a stick and ball version of it.
Ima be Ching shih for Halloween
In 2011, Alan Guei beat 7 of his classmates in a free-throw contest at their Compton high school and won $40,000. When he later learned he had earned a full-ride college basketball scholarship, he donated his entire cash prize to the other competitors so they’d be able to follow their dreams along with him. Source
mother. friggin’. space. man.
I got some goosebumps yo
Doesn’t make anyone’s problems any less significant. Imagine a planet more advanced that we can’t see.
This is why I think the assumption that we are the only intelligent life in the universe is the most arrogant statement ever made by any human being. How can you have an inkling of just how much there is out there and just… I mean the size of the universe is UNFATHOMABLE and there are still people who think we are the only existing intelligent life anywhere. What the fuck is wrong with anyone who believes this how can you think that highly of mankind? We aren’t even that great we are a pretty shitty species most of the time.
The quietest place on Earth is an acoustics and architecture test facility in Minnesota. The -9 decibel level is overwhelming because you can easily hear your own heartbeat, breathing, and stomach gurgles. Most people can’t last 20 minutes and are very confused when they leave. Source