Mystery diva cup in the practice space
Re-identification of Viking corpses has revealed that half of their warriors were female.
"Researchers at the University of Western Australia decided to revamp the way they studied Viking remains. Previously, researchers had misidentified skeletons as male simply because they were buried with their swords and shields. (Female remains were identified by their oval brooches, and not much else.) By studying osteological signs of gender within the bones themselves, researchers discovered that approximately half of the remains were actually female warriors, given a proper burial with their weapons.”
Women have always fought. We have always been there, ‘contributing to history’. Our own, modern sexism contributes to the erasure of it.
"We have always been there, ‘contributing to history’. Our own, modern sexism contributes to the erasure of it."
The Illustrated Guide to Cacti and Indoor Plants, B.Schonfelder and W.J. Fischer, 1972
The Boston Globe (August 23rd 1927)
Madeiros, Sacco, Vanzetti Died In Chair This Morning
Click on the image for a very clear zoom into the sad conclusion to one of America’s most famous court cases and miscarriages of justice.
Did the government ever apologize for this?
Governor Dukakis gave a formal apology in 1977
why don’t you make like a trot and split
The women in pornography are real women. Real women who are humiliated, physically hurt, spat on, tortured. They matter. Their pain, emotions and the abuse of their bodies, matters.
Mathematics and Traditional Cuisine
The mathematics of Pasta: A process analysis to find unity, formulas and ways to express structure mathematics of pasta shapes, by their mathematical and geometric properties.
See more at: The Maths of Pasta by George L. Legendre.
- 'Pasta By Design' - Created by a team of designers, ‘Pasta by Design’ book reveals the hidden mathematical beauty of pasta: its geometrical shapes and surfaces are explained by mathematical formulae, drawings and illustrations.
- Animated gifs - From video: The traditional pasta making techniques used at Della Terra Pasta by Chris Becker [Video] - shared at here.
Types of Pasta in the post (From left to right): Agnolotti - Tortellini - Saccottini - Sagne Incannulate - Pappardelle.
All around the world, oceans glow and trees sparkle because of Bioluminescence, the production of light by living organisms.
Bioluminescent creatures have a chemical reaction in their body that creates light. The chemical Luciferin (a substrate) reacts with Luciferase (an enzyme) to create a by-product called Oxyluciferin. or as we see it; Light.
In this gif, Aequorea victoria/Crystal Jellies thrive in deep sea.