mediumaevum:

Early comet sightings 

  1. The Halley’s comet on Bayeux Tapestry, made in the 1070s 
  2. People gazing at a comet that appeared in 1264, from Nuova Cronica, a 14th century history of Florence created in a year-by-year linear format by Giovanni Villani
  3. The Luzerner Schilling, published in 1513, depicting a pass of Halley’s Comet in 1456
  4. Fall of the Ensisheim Meteorite in 1492, from Luzerner Schilling, 1513

(Source: io9.com)

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Giorgio Scerbanenco

Giorgio Scerbanenco

(Source: abreazione, via kiado)

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nickdrake:

Alfred Hitchcock (or rather, a dummy of Hitchcock) floating down the River Thames “Frenzy” 1972.

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eccellenze-italiane:

Alex Zanardi, l’ ESEMPIO

amjayes:

"My heart stopped seven times that day, I had 75 % blood loss. I had less than a litre of blood left in my body. The only thing my heart was pumping was plasma and fresh air. I could have, maybe should have, died that day. But I can still hold my son. And that is all that matters." - Alex Zanardi

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iceageiscoming:

Now You Can Hang the Most Badass Aviation Photo Ever on Your Wall (via Gizmodo)

iceageiscoming:

Now You Can Hang the Most Badass Aviation Photo Ever on Your Wall (via Gizmodo)

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fishstickmonkey:




Seated Deity with Glyph C Headdress



Mexico, Oaxaca, Peche period, Zapotec, 500-600
Tools and Equipment; containers
Ceramic
Diameter: 6 1/2 in. (16.51 cm); 15 3/10 x 11 x 8 1/2 in. (38.862 x 27.94 x 21.59 cm)
LACMA

fishstickmonkey:

Seated Deity with Glyph C Headdress

Mexico, Oaxaca, Peche period, Zapotec, 500-600

Tools and Equipment; containers
Ceramic
Diameter: 6 1/2 in. (16.51 cm); 15 3/10 x 11 x 8 1/2 in. (38.862 x 27.94 x 21.59 cm)

(via my-wunderkammer)

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waffenss1972:

Russian Petty Officer on a motorcycle next to a broken German Ju-88 bomber 

waffenss1972:

Russian Petty Officer on a motorcycle next to a broken German Ju-88 bomber 

(via fuckyourheroes)

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